Information Technology and Systems Bachelor's Degree Area of Study

Earn Your B.A. with an Information Technology (IT) and Systems Area of Study

If you're interested in a career in computer networking, cyber-security, or database management, the Information Technology (IT) and Systems Bachelor's degree, through the Professional Studies Adult Education program, provides students with a common foundation in computing and networking technologies, databases, information systems, and business applications. Information Technology and Systems degree students will gain both technical and organizational expertise for design, development and management of IT systems all while ensuring that technology functions are designed well and working securely, reliably and efficiently.

An Information Technology and Systems Bachelor’s degree can lead to a professional career in the ever-growing technology field. After graduation students will have the knowledge and technical skills to work in various businesses, non-profits, higher education and/ or government organizations. Through the Information Technology (IT) Bachelor's degree program, adult undergraduate students will gain the knowledge necessary to help organizations develop and achieve technical goals. Information Technology (IT) and Systems degree graduates will be able to identify, install, configure and troubleshoot systems using various software and hardware to interconnect different platforms into one common data-sharing infrastructure.

The Information Technology and Systems area of study is ideal for non-traditional students such as adult, transfer or military students who wish to further their education. Through the Professional Studies adult Bachelor’s degree program, students are able to tailor their curriculum to their educational needs. All courses are offered on-campus and 100% online, allowing students to choose a course structure that fits their everyday life.

On-campus and Online Information Technology (IT) and Systems Courses

  • Data Communications – An IT and Systems course providing a comprehensive technical understanding of data and computer communications.
  • Technology Entrepreneurship - An IT and Systems degree course designed to introduce students to the fundamentals and process of entrepreneurs in the information technology field.
  • Information Technology and Systems Concepts – An Information Technology course focusing on the understanding of information technology in contemporary business environments.
  • ITS & Society – An Information Technology and Systems course designed to provide students with an understanding of the effects of Information Technology on society.

Marist College is located in Poughkeepsie, NY. At Marist, we offer both online and on-location courses through our New York campus. Contact us today to learn more about the Information Technology and Systems Bachelor’s degree program through the Adult Education Professional Studies degree.

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