The Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.S.) in Information Technology degree program is designed for you if you have an Associate of Applied Science in computing from a member institution of the Technical College System of Georgia (TSCG).
The B.A.S. at KSU can prepare you for many solid careers, from software developers and programmers to cybersecurity specialists. It can be an excellent stepping stone to more advanced degrees and career opportunities in the computer technology field. You will develop the skills needed to design, implement and maintain computer systems and networks for data processing and distribution.
As an I.T. professional, you'll develop creative problem-solving techniques and highly
developed technical skills with strong logical and critical thinking capabilities.
Additionally, this B.A.S. degree is fully accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineers & Technology (ABET).
If you have an Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) in a computing field from the following list with a G.P.A. of 2.3 or better from a Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) college, you can transfer into the B.A.S. degree program.
Your (A.A.S.) degree should be earned from one of the following Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) Colleges:
Stay on path for graduation by using the degree pathway that maps out your courses by semester and by year.Applied Science in Information Technology Degree Pathway
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Flexible Course Options – The information technology applied science degree offers flexible options to fit your needs and a busy schedule, including online, face-to-face, and hybrid (combination online and face-to-face) courses.
Hands-On Experience – You will receive hands-on training through classroom work. You'll have the opportunity to work in teams and participate in group projects to learn how to deliver high-quality solutions in a modern, rapidly changing world.
Diverse Career Options – As an IT graduate, you will have diverse career choices that will lead to quicker employment and higher education opportunities.
Information Technology (IT) is in almost every aspect of our lives: the workplace, homes, communication devices, and even entertainment. Information Technology is one of the fastest-growing professions and offers a diverse set of career paths with the ability to work from anywhere in the world.
A career in IT offers many paths that can easily align with your current and future goals. Below are just a few jobs achievable with a Bachelor's of Applied Science in Information Technology from KSU.
Double Owl Pathways allows undergraduate students to obtain their undergraduate and graduate degrees at significantly lower costs and in less time than pursuing each degree separately. KSU offers a variety of Pathways to choose from various disciplines, allowing students to graduate sooner and get a head start on their future careers.