Information Technology, B.Sc. | Frostburg State University | Frostburg, United States
48 months
Duration
21320 USD/year
21320 USD/year
6834 USD/year
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About

A bachelor’s degree in Information Technology from Frostburg State University prepares you to dive head-first into the thriving worlds of both business and computer information systems. As organizations increasingly rely on electronics to stay connected and functioning, demand has skyrocketed for computer professionals who can make technology decisions with the businesses’ needs in mind. 

Overview

Frostburg State University’s Information Technology program can give you the education you need in both computers and business to make the best decisions possible and lead your company and your career to a tech-savvy tomorrow.

  • Start a program that could lead you to a job with Google, the FBI, Lockheed Martin or Northrop Grumman, where FSU alumni have already found homes.
  • Choose a track specialization in Accounting, Business Information Technology, Computer Security, Graphic Arts or Mass Communication.

Highlights

  • Make your skill set shine with fluency in all the latest tools and techniques, an important trait in the rapidly changing world of electronics and information handling.
  • Pick a track specialization to boost your degree with experience working in your field of choice.
  • Join the FSU chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and enjoy all the resources and membership perks it has to offer.
  • Find friends and other passionate IT students in the Upsilon Pi Epsilon honor society or in the student-run Computer Club.
  • Collect your stand-out projects and programs into a portfolio that will impress your future employer and get you the job you want.
  • Enjoy all the state-of-the-art technology and support available in the Gira Center for Communications and Information Technology, the new home of the Computer Science & Information Technologies department.

Career outlook

Students entering the IT field can expect to be in high demand upon graduation. Positions like network architect, computer systems analyst, database administrator and systems manager are expected to grow much faster than the national average. Well-qualified systems specialists also enjoy very good prospects for advancement, as many businesses have a hard time finding qualified applicants in this rapidly growing field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Structured Systems Analysis and Design
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Database Systems
  • Network Implementation
  • Operating Systems
  • Security and Risk Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National: FSU accepts applications on a rolling basis, starting on September 15 and continuing until there is no further space for students

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete an application for admission and submit your $45 (USD) application fee
  • Send your official academic transcripts
  • Provide a photocopy of your passport identification page
  • Submit an international student certification of financial support
  • Pass an English proficiency exam

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21320 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21320 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    21320 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21320 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    6834 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6834 USD per year during 48 months.

Regional Resident (Residents of Pa., Va., W.Va. and Ohio living within 120 miles of Frostburg) $15,730/year

Living costs for Frostburg

1216 - 2059 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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