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Information Technology, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Philadelphia, PA, United States
Saint Joseph’s University Information Technology major enables students to maintain a business network infrastructure. With a curriculum focused on designing, developing, deploying and maintaining computer‐based systems, IT professionals are integral assets to any organization. 
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Overview

An interdisciplinary program, the Information Technology major from Saint Joseph's University incorporates courses in computer science, economics, finance, accounting, and business intelligence, preparing students to work both in computer science, and the business world. 

The curriculum provides a foundation in financial and managerial accounting, while offering courses in data structures, computer architecture, discrete structures and database systems. Students who wish to study IT with a stronger focus in math and science can also consider the SJU’s computer science major.

Career

Graduates are qualified to work as IT consultants, web developers and software engineers, and to pursue a master’s degree in a related field.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Financial Accounting 
  • Managerial Accounting 
  • Computer Science 
  • Data Structures 
  • Computer Architecture 
  • Discrete Structures 
  • Computer Systems 
  • Software Engineering 
  • Database Systems 
  • Internet Applications 
  • Web Technologies 
  • Senior Project

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    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:

    6.5

    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.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Official Transcripts for all credits earned, Undergraduate and Graduate
  • Official GMAT or GRE scores, test must be taken within the last 7 years
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Professional Resume
  • Personal Statement
  • Application fee of $35.00
  • Official TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE scores, test must be taken within the last 2 years
  • Proof of ability to pay educational expenses from a bank and an affidavit of financial support
  • An official course-by-course evaluation of undergraduate and graduate education

Tuition Fee

  • International

    46570 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 46570 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    46570 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 46570 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.

Funding

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