Bachelor of Science - Information Technology

System Administration

Online
Hurry! Classes Start Jan 15, 2018
Classes Start Six Times Per Year For Ultimate Flexibility

Goals and Course Topics

Be Valuable

Be the most valuable resource in your company, armed with complete knowledge of technology, software, programming and business theory from your degree. IT is among the top-growing fields, and not slowing down anytime soon. So get your edge with extensive programming and problem-solving skills to become the best. And if that's not enough, you will be prepared to successfully complete up to 13 industry-recognized certifications upon graduation. 

Your IT Program

TU will prepare you with hands-on applications for administration, design and implementation of secure computer networks. Centering studies on best practice administration across Microsoft, Open Source and Cisco products will guide you in administering computer environments that are scalable, secure and available.

Practical Education

As a student in the program, you will implement these products with a security-based approach and build countermeasures for defending services. Hands-on application of classes will enable you to embrace the concepts studied in lecture format and apply those concepts in a laboratory setting. The program is designed for students who are pursuing employment in the technology field in careers such as: Systems Administration, Network Administration, Database Administration, Security Management and Director of IT.

Format

Online: Two 7-week terms per semester starting in January, March, May, July, August and October

Who Is This Program For?

The online Bachelor of Science in Information Technology couples a bachelor’s degree with industry-recognized certifications in information technology to provide graduates with an advantage when beginning their career in the IT field. When you graduate, you will be prepared to successfully complete up to 13 industry-recognized certifications from Microsoft to Comp TIA.

Average degree completion for a full-time student
10 Semesters

At a Glance

  • Regional accreditations
  • No application fees
  • Flexible start dates
  • Accepts transfer credits

Professional Fields

  • Computer Security
  • Database Administration
  • Disaster Recovery & Storage Administration
  • Help Desk
  • Information Technology
  • Linux Administration
  • Network Administration
  • PC Repair
  • Project Management
  • Security Administration
  • Systems Administration

 

Projected Industry Growth​

  • IT related jobs (especially those in security) are in the top-growing fields for the past five years.
  • “U.S. News” rates IT jobs as the 8th best job for growth in 2016.
  • “Computer World” suggests a 22% job growth in the IT field for the next three years. 

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