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BS in Information Technology

Strengthen your business, technical, and managerial skills.

Designed to develop skill sets that are aligned with industry needs, this online IT bachelor’s degree program offers hands-on lab activities and encourages cross-functional team collaboration and problem-solving of real-world challenges.

Our BS in Information Technology allows you to:

  • Choose from several concentrations, to align with your career goals
  • Be a part of Walden's diverse learning community
  • Become familiar with different aspects of the information technology field

Fast Facts

Next Start Date: August 26, 2019

Transfer Credits: Up to 135 credits

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Identify security vulnerabilities and implement frameworks for incident prevention, response, and recovery.
Explore the development, deployment, management, and integration of databases and information systems.
Focus on the concepts, components, and design of information and communication infrastructure solutions.
Customize your learning experience to design a program that will closely match your professional goals.
Gain the skills you need to build effective web and mobile applications.

Course content

This program will allow you to analyze the impact of IT solutions on individuals, organizations, and global society. Course topics include:

  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Database Management Systems
  • Operating Systems Fundamentals and Administration
  • Mobile and Pervasive Technologies

More about our BS in Information Technology program

Our BS in Information Technology program can prepare you to play an important role focusing on information technology infrastructures. Possible job titles include:*

  • IT consultant
  • Database administrator
  • Network engineer
  • Systems analyst

*Career options may require additional experience, training, or other factors beyond the successful completion of this degree program.

ABET Computing Accreditation CommissionWalden’s BS in Information Technology program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org. ABET is the internationally recognized accreditor for college and university programs in applied science, computing, engineering, and engineering technology. This accreditation reaffirms the quality of Walden's information systems and technology programs and support services, as well as its commitment to continuous assessment and improvement.
homeland-securitynsa-logoWalden has been designated by the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education. This means our programs meet high standards of quality and relevance in information assurance and cyber defense disciplines, helping you prepare for greater career opportunities upon graduation.

Admission is considered for adult students who hold a high school diploma or its equivalent. Applicants must also meet one of the following criteria:

  • You are 21 years of age or older.
  • You are less than 21 years of age and have 60 quarter credit hours.
  • You are an active member of the military or a veteran with documentation of service.
  • You are concurrently enrolled in an approved partner institution with an articulation agreement with Walden.

You will also be required to submit a completed online application, employment history, and official transcripts.

Your enrollment advisor will help you gather all of the required materials, starting with your application, and support you through your first day of classes.

Tuition costs will vary depending on your previous education. Get in touch with an enrollment advisor today by calling 855-203-5779, to learn more about tuition costs for this program and financial aid options.

Walden's enrollment advisors are committed to helping identify and leverage opportunities for you to save money on your education.
Our enrollment advisors are ready to answer any questions you may have regarding this program. Fill out the form on this page to be contacted or call 855-203-5779.

Why earn your BS in Information Technology at Walden?

Onuh Victoria

"If you are very focused and determined, you can balance your studies with everything else."

Onuh Victoria | BS in Information Technology Graduate, MS in Information Technology Student