Online Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
At Point University, our online information technology program is designed to prepare professionals for ethical leadership and vocational excellence in the IT field, with an emphasis on networks, security, web development, project and data management, and network administration.
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Point University’s online Bachelor of Science in Information Technology offers students a broad foundation in networks, security, web development, project and data management, and network administration. This program is specifically designed to prepare you to earn seven highly respected professional certifications from the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) and from Microsoft—namely, CompTIA Linux, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Project+, CompTIA Security+, CompTIA Network+, MCSA Installing & Configuring Windows Server, and MCSA Administering Windows Server.
1. Identify security vulnerabilities and employ preventative measures, security policies and procedures for troubleshooting, maintenance, and prevention in business organizations.
2. Write web content, and employ a variety of web layouts using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and Hypertext Markup Language (HTML).
3. Develop knowledge of various programming languages and evaluate methods for hosting and maintaining websites.
The online bachelor in information technology program’s comprehensive curriculum is designed to help you develop working knowledge of computer systems and devices, networks, operating systems, IT support, troubleshooting, and security. Listed below are some of the courses offered to students:
- Server Administration
- Network Management
- Network Security applications
- Website Development
As a completely asynchronous program, the online bachelor’s degree in information technology at Point University allows students to work at their own pace. While there are deadlines associated with the online information technology program, there are no required meeting times, so students are able to complete their work at their convenience. For this reason, the program length differs depending on how many credits students choose to take in a semester. On average, students complete the 120 credits required for the online bachelor’s in information technology degree in four years.
All students enrolled in the bachelor’s degree in information technology program at Point University pay the same tuition rate, regardless of the state the student resides in. Already one of the most affordable choices among private colleges, Point University offers online students almost 40% off regular on-campus tuition.
Rate: $395 per credit hour
To view a complete breakdown of tuition and fees, visit our Tuition & Fees: Online Students page.
Point’s online bachelor’s degree in information technology will equip you with the knowledge and tools to launch successful careers across a wide range of industries in roles such as:
- IT consultant
- IT administrator
- IT helpdesk representative
- IT support technician
- Field or service technician
Point University offers the information technology program in a fully-online format. Online students engage in asynchronous learning through a course website that facilitates interaction with their instructor and classmates.
This degree is 100% online. Take classes anytime – from anywhere in the world.
Up to 80 credit hours can be transferred into this program from an accredited institution, shortening your degree time by half or more.
Your faith will be strengthened with courses taught from a biblical worldview.
As an online student, you’ll receive the same quality education – from the same respected professors – as our on-campus students.
Our mentorship program for online students promotes development that’s tailored to fit your personal and professional goals.
SMALL CLASS SIZE
Our 18-to-1 student to professor ratio provides a small class size where you’re not just a student – you’re family.
At Point University, you’ll develop critical-thinking and problem-solving skills, all while learning to be an effective leader. Get started today to discover your place in the Point family!
I’m entering my third year in the online program at Point University and am impressed. They have really created a model that works and challenges.
– Terri LaGrange, online student