Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

Weeks per class

Total credit hours

The program may require some classes that are only available in 16 week semester sessions.

The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology provides students with knowledge in the core information technologies and builds on that knowledge with focus areas in:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Digital forensics
  • Software engineering
  • Digital media and game design
  • Web applications development
  • Network technologies and administration
  • Critical Infrastructure Management

These focus areas will prepare graduates for careers in a range of organizations, from small to large.

The courses in the program also emphasize critical thinking, problem solving, decision-making, and interpersonal and communication skills. Career success through lifelong learning and professional development is emphasized at all levels of the curriculum. The program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET. Additionally, Middle Georgia State University is designated as a Center for Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE-CDE) by the National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security and a National Center of Digital Forensics Academic Excellence by the Department of Defense Cyber Crime Center for its program in information technology.

View the list of courses for this program in the course catalog.