Information Technology

Moving from introductory material in networking and programming through applications in web development and database management, the Information Technology major emphasizes the role of the IT manager in needs assessment and project management. This program responds to the expectations of modern workplaces for technologies that are integrated with the needs and responsibilities of employees.

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This program is intended for adults who have a minimum of 30 credits to apply to their BS degrees. These credits are acquired through transfer of credits from previously attended, accredited colleges and universities. Credits include college-level courses in Writing, Math, Scientific Reasoning, History, Social Science, Humanities and Information Systems. (Please note: Information Systems training or coursework required within 5 years of enrollment in the program.)

 

General Education Core: 15 credits

  • HIST-321      Business, Industry and Work in American History
  • HUMN-310    Globalization and World Politics
  • SOC-310      The Social Science of the Workplace
  • COMM-320   Professional Communication Skills
  • CSSEM-499  Professional Studies Capstone Seminar

Continuing Professional Studies Core: 18 credits

  • CSSEM-300  Professional Practice Seminar
  • MGMT-361   Leadership Theory & Ethical Practices
  • ECON-331    Economic Decision Making
  • STAT-311     Finding and Evaluation Statistical Data
  • FINC-323     Financial Decision Making
  • IT-201         Learning and Technology

Major Courses: 15 credits

  • IT-315         Information Technology I
  • IT-317         Information Technology II
  • IT-320        Database Management
  • IT-410       Needs Assessment
  • IT-499        Project Management

Free Electives: 12 credits



Call 215.951.2900 or email evening@PhilaU.edu for more information about this innovative program or to schedule an appointment with an academic advisor.