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Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

Technological innovations continue to change the world at a breakneck pace. Skilled workers are essential to the digital economy of today — and the future. The Information Technology program at GSW prepares students to learn the basic elements of problem-solving and critical reasoning via programming logic and object-oriented programming techniques, structured programming techniques, and web scripting abilities using current, industry-standard programming and scripting languages. Students will also learn the basics of database design and administration, and the fundamentals of networking and systems administration. 

A degree in Information Technology prepares graduates for careers such as:


Undergraduate Major

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

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Information Technology Students

The IT program provides the flexibility to meet almost any career aspirations in computer infrastructure set up and information processing.

Two Concentration Track Options

Business Option

Course Course Title
ACCT 2101 Accounting Principles I
ACCT 2102 Accounting Principles II
ACCT 4210 Accounting Systems
BUSA 2106 Environment of Business
BUSA 3150 Business Finance
MGNT 3600 Principles of Management
MKTG 3600 Principles of Marketing

Multimedia Option

Course Course Title
ARTF 1020 2D Design Concepts and Color
IT 2010 Audio-Video Production I
ARST 3170 Beginner Digital Arts I
ARST 4170 Intermediate Digital Arts II
IT 3020 Audio-Video Production II
IT 2000 Web Design
CSCI 4320 Human-Computer Interaction

Benefits of an IT Degree

Earning a degree in the field of Information Technology has many perks including:

  • Generous salaries compared to other degrees as new graduates
  • Higher job prospects
  • Ability to join a fast-growing industry in technology
  • Work in a wide range of industries

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