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Information Technology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #394 (BCR) Philadelphia, PA, United States
In the Accelerated Bachelor of Science Degree Completion Program information technology major, you will learn everything from basic networking and programming, through computer applications and database management—all while gaining the skills to balance needs assessment and project management, required of IT managers today. 
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Accelerated Program Features

  • Get the Credit Your Deserve: To be admitted, you must have a minimum of 30 transferable credits. You can transfer up to 72 credits.
  • Schedule for Your Busy Life: Eight-week terms; afternoon, evening and Saturday morning classes; and online courses enable you to schedule your education around life and career demands.
  • Learn from the Real-world: Experienced faculty give insight into the field, while collaborative projects help develop practical skills while building your network.


To earn a Bachelor of Science degree, you must complete a minimum of 120 credits. These credits are acquired through transfer of credits from previously attended accredited colleges, universities and institutes, and through courses taken at Philadelphia University

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Business, Industry and Work in American History
  • Globalization and World Politics
  • The Social Science of the Workplace
  • Professional Communication Skills
  • Professional Studies Capstone Seminar
  • Professional Practice Seminar
  • Leadership Theory & Ethical Practices
  • Economic Decision Making
  • Finding and Evaluating Statistical Data
  • Financial Decision Making
  • Learning and Technology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

International Students

  • Completed application
  • $40 non-refundable application fee
  • Official undergraduate transcripts (if not in English, they will need to be evaluated by a NACES accredited academic credential evaluation company.
  • Proof of English proficiency:
  • Minimum TOEFL score: 79
  • Minimum IELTS score: 6.5
  • ELS certificate with successful completion of Level 112 – English for Academic Purposes (or equivalent)
  • Successful completion of a minimum of Level 5 in the BridgePathways/PhilaU Intensive English Language Program.
  • Studyportals Tip: Students should consider taking one of the Pre-Bachelor's below. these courses will be necessary if:

    • You are considered ineligible for admission
    • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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    Tuition Fee

    • International

      40680 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 40680 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
    • National

      40680 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 40680 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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    Living costs for Philadelphia

    • 1313 - 2290 USD/month
      Living Costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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