B.Sc. On Campus

Computing Technology and Information Systems

Guilford College

48 months
39400 USD/year
39400 USD/year
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Learn how computers work and turn your knowledge and skills into a career or the pursuit of a graduate degree in Computing Technology and Information Systems at Guilford College.


Acquire highly marketable knowledge and skills that are needed just about everywhere — from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies — as a Computing Technology and Information Systems major or minor.

Learning outcomes

All Computing Technology and Information Systems students at Guilford College take foundational courses in computer programming and management information systems; an advanced core with Database Systems (introducing modern data storage techniques using relational databases), Operating Systems (principles and applications of how these key technologies work); and a capstone course in which students apply their learning to a project of their interest.

Each CTIS student focuses on either Information Technology or Information Systems. The Information Technology track focuses on the application of computing hardware and software. Networking Computers introduces students to network architectures and telecommunication protocols, while Advanced Computer Programming gives deeper practice with modern programming practices.

The Information Systems track focuses on the management of information technology in businesses, organizations and the community. E-Business explores the application of computer technology to commercial transactions between businesses and consumers. And Systems Analysis and Design explores the process of information system formulation and development in an organizational setting.

Majors delve deeper into computing topics or explore the connections between computing and other disciplines such as art and mathematics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Programming
  • Management Information Systems
  • Operating Systems
  • Database Systems
  • E-Business 
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Networking Computers
  • Advanced Programming

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts: Official transcripts of all academic coursework to date, including certificates of completion, external examination results and/or diplomas, must be mailed to the Office of Admission. If your final year of education is still in progress, submit any and all documentation you have up to this time. Guilford College requires properly certified English translations of transcripts for review. Transcripts must be verified by World Education Services.
  • Certificate of Finances (COF): Please provide a complete and true COF using this form. We encourage you to first reference these COF form instructions.
  • Personal Essay: Please submit a personal essay that explains why you want to attend Guilford College. 
  • Visa Clearance Form: Complete and submit the Visa Clearance Form.
  • TOEFL or IELTS Score Report

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19700 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    39400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19700 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Greensboro

1001 - 1540 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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