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Information Technology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 105 days
    Duration
, AZ, | Online
GCU's Bachelor of Science in Information Technology prepares you to enter a career in the rapidly expanding field of information technology. This BS in information technology degree program provides an understanding of the value of information technology and how this professional specialization can improve the performance, increase the efficiency and lower the cost of enterprise systems.

About

The bachelor's degree in information technology program domains include platform technologies, networking, information assurance, security and management, programming fundamentals, cloud computing, data centers and Web systems and technologies. You learn to problem solve using technology and focus on applied, hands-on activities, while leveraging current experience and certifications.

In addition, you learn professional and ethical practices associated with information technology through the lens of our Christian worldview, as well as develop valuable workplace skills. While learning IT competencies, you gain effective communication and analytic skills, the ability to adapt and show initiation, work with self-confidence and approach problems as a team.

Students entering the Bachelor of Science in Information Technology program should possess knowledge of algebra and common office software applications. You may be able to apply approved certifications to your degree program.

This transfer-friendly BS in information technology program is designed for traditional, online and evening cohort students who desire to:

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 105 days
    • Duration description
      Online: 7 weeks Campus: 15 weeks
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Platforms and Network Technologies & Lab
  • Object Oriented Programming for Business
  • Cloud-based Computing and Systems & Lab
  • Service Oriented Architecture for Big Data
  • IT Business Case Planning for Global Enterprise
  • Security Driven Systems Administration

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

All students must submit either acceptable high school or college transcripts to be considered for full admission into the University. Additionally, if students cannot meet the GPA requirements with their transcripts, but have test scores or a college-GPA that meets admissions requirements, students will be eligible for full admission. If both the degree-bearing transcript and the test scores do not meet admission requirements, students may be accepted with specifications. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8250 USD per semester and a duration of 105 days.
  • National

    16500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8250 USD per semester and a duration of 105 days.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Campus: $8250 per semester

Online: $470 per credit

Living costs for Phoenix

  • 900 - 1450 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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