The field is vibrant. The landscape dynamic. The potential unlimited. Jump in feet first for a better understanding of the tools of technology today.
Recognizing the need for students to be prepared for the increased role of technology in the global economy, the information technology department offers courses to fulfill the foundation skills of the general requirements as well as a minor in information technology. Courses in the department facilitate students’ understanding of the role of computers in education, communication and media, business and strategic decision-making.
Students will gain hands-on experience with software applications that allow information gathering, critical evaluation, organization and presentation. Students will also explore the social and ethical implications of the development and application of technology.
A minor in information technology will expand the student’s skill set, providing preparation for careers, graduate school and life in a technological society. Students choosing a minor in information technology will utilize the most current software and hardware programs to gain additional skills necessary for success in the liberal arts.