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Information Technology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Indiana, PA, United States
This track in Information Technology at Indiana University of Pennsylvania prepares you for careers in the vital field of information technology while also giving you a solid edge in business leadership. You’ll graduate with a diverse, in-demand skill set that can take you from trouble-shooting to management.
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Overview

IT is a vibrant field that emerged as a result of the rapid advances in technology and the need for organizations to adapt quickly. The Information Technology track from Indiana University of Pennsylvania prepares graduates to take on professional positions that fill the computing needs of organizations.

You'll take classes in the latest technological advances. You’ll also gain skills and knowledge that will be helpful if you pursue leadership positions and graduate studies in the field. 

Maintaining a smooth-running computer network is vital in the business world. Much more than a computer science degree, the Management Information Systems (MIS) bachelor's degree program gives you the combined business, technical, and analytical skills employers want.

Careers

With a BS in Management Information Systems, consider careers in:  

  • Enterprise networking
  • Network administration
  • Cybersecurity
  • Programming
  • Database development
  • Database administration
  • Application development
  • Business computing
  • Systems analysis
  • Business analysis
  • Microprocessing
  • Business systems
  • Project management

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

  • As an MIS major, you will have the opportunity to participate in a number of activities that will further your knowledge, understanding and enthusiasm for business and information technology.
  • The Small Business Institute gives IUP business students the opportunity to work under the close supervision of faculty members to assist clients with accounting systems, market studies, computer system installation, business planning, and operations management.

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    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:

    5.5

    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:

    500

    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

  • $25 Application Fee
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • International Student Financial Statement
  • Official Transcripts
  • Passport Copy

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23872 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11936 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    15832 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7916 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    10950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5475 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Indiana

  • 1000 - 1500 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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