Information Technology B.S.I.T.

Degree Requirements: 126 Credit Hours

See Core Curriculum for required courses in Area A1 through Area E.

Credit Hours
Area A1 - Communication Skills
Select 6 credit hours from Area A1 of the Core Curriculum6
Area A2 - Quantitative Skills
Select 3 credit hours from Area A2 of the Core Curriculum3
Area B - Global Engagement
Select 4 credit hours from Area B of the Core Curriculum4
Area C - Humanities, Fine Arts, and Ethics
COMM   1110Public Speaking 3
Select 3 additional credit hours from Area C of the Core Curriculum3
Area D - Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Technology
STAT   2231Introduction to Statistics I3
Select 8 additional credit hours from Area D of the Core Curriculum8
Area E - Social Sciences
Select 12 credit hours from Area E of the Core Curriculum12
Area F - Courses Appropriate to Major
IT   1130Introduction to Information Technology3
IT   1430Web Page Development3
IT   2333IT Infrastructure3
MATH   1232Survey of Calculus3
or MATH   1441 Calculus I
MATH   2130Discrete Mathematics3
WRIT   2130Technical Communication3
Health and Physical Education Activities
HLTH   1520Healthful Living2
Physical Education Activities2
FYE   1220First-Year Seminar2
Major Requirements
CISM   3134Data Communications3
IT   2430Data Programming I3
or IT   3130 Web Application Design and Development I
IT   2431Data Programming II3
or IT   3131 Web Application Design and Development II
IT   3233Database Design and Implementation3
IT   3234Systems Acquisition Integration and Implementation3
IT   4130IT Issues and Management3
IT   4131Information Technology Capstone Project3
IT   4790Internship in Information Technology3
Select 9 credit hours from one of the following Specialization Areas:9
Systems Development and Support
Business Intelligence
Discrete Simulation
Datacenter Management
Web and Multimedia Foundations
Web Software
Advanced Web Interfaces
Mobile Web Infrastructure
Multimedia Presentations
Information Management
Business Intelligence
Data Analytics
Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining
Networking and Datacenter Administration
Datacenter Management
Network Architecture
Network Security Fundamentals
*IT majors must complete one of two programming course sequences: either IT   2430 and IT   2431, or IT   3130 and IT   3131. The appropriate sequence depends on the student's Specialization Area. Students should consult with their advisor prior to enrolling in these courses.
At least 6 hours are taken outside IT, and at least 12 hours are taken at 3000 level or above. 26-27
Carryover credit from Area F0-1
Total Credit Hours126

Other Program Requirements 

A minimum grade of “C” is required in all Major Requirements.


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