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Information Technology BIT

Bachelor of Information Technology

An Information Technology degree will prepare you to work in IT services for a wide variety of organizations. The Information Technology program will provide you with a foundation in the practical aspects of the discipline, along with the fundamental skills necessary to adapt to ongoing technological changes. By pursuing the Bachelor of Information Technology degree, you will come to learn the principles and theoretical aspects of design, development, and maintenance of computer systems. Within this degree, you can choose to enter the cyber security track. 

Industry Highlights

Employment in Information Technology and related services industries are expected to grow rapidly as firms and individual consumers continue to increase their use of information technology services.

- Bureau of Labor Statistics

Career Opportunities

  • Data and Information Systems
  • Hardware Troubleshooting
  • IT Consulting
  • Web Development
  • Software Engineering

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of weekly gatherings for luncheons or lectures on various topics of interest, as well as having the opportunity for educational work experience on and off campus.

NEWS:

Read More Turtles Go Wild: TERPS Students Release Diamondback Terrapins on Tybee Island

(May 18, 2017) –Armstrong State University student members of the Terrapin Educational Research Program of Savannah (TERPS) recently gathered on Tybee Island to release 17 diamondback terrapins into the wild. The state-protected turtles hatched from eggs rescued on Highway 80 last summer.

Read More Savannah Christian Preparatory School Team Wins First Place at Engineering Design Challenge

(May 5, 2017) – Six Savannah Christian Preparatory School students took home the gold for Best Overall Design at this year’s Engineering Design Challenge (EDC), presented by Armstrong State University’s Engineering Studies Program on Saturday, April 29. The winning team, comprised of Camila Hilsaca, Carsen Christy, Blake Chance, Jay Bradley, Robby McCool and Cameron Shults, received a $500 cash prize.

Read More Military Times Ranks Armstrong’s Cybersecurity Program # 9 in the Nation

(April 10, 2017) – Armstrong State University has been ranked #9 on the prestigious Military Times 10 Best Cybersecurity Programs list. Armstrong is the only university in Georgia included on the list.

Read More Armstrong Biology Senior Selected for National Science Foundation Summer Research Opportunity at UC Berkeley

(April 6, 2017) – Rising Armstrong State University senior Haley Breanne Kodak has been selected as one of 10 students to participate in the National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates program at the University of California (UC), Berkeley. From June 4 through Aug. 11, Kodak, a first-generation college student and Biology major, will live on campus at UC Berkeley and work on an individual biology research project with a faculty member.

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