Information Technology Major
B.S. in Information Technology
The information technology major prepares responsible, well-rounded graduates who understand critical aspects of information technology and their ethical impact on society.
Through excellence in teaching, experiential learning, service, and scholarship, the curriculum provides a comprehensive and dynamic course of study for students interested in the computer and other information technologies. Students study IT in its widest sense as a means of communication and human/computer interaction as well as data management and forensics. The curriculum prepares IT students to serve the community, the state of Florida, and the world through training and education. Students garner theoretical and hands-on skills needed to solve complex computing and technological problems with their mastery of a wide range of technical disciplines including communications, computing, and databases.
The information technology major is offered during the day and evening on NSU's main campus.
- Why Choose the Information Technology Major - Message from the Chair
- Career Opportunities
- Information Technology Major Brochure
Consider Selecting a Minor
Pursuing a minor can deepen your knowledge in a discipline related to your major or enable you to explore a field outside your major area of study and diversify your skills. Speak with a faculty member in your program to determine which minor(s) can support your academic, professional, and personal goals.
- Information Technology Minor (for non-information technology majors)
- Bioinformatics Minor
- Information Assurance/Security Minor
- All Minors
Dual Admission Option
Are you planning to pursue a master's or doctoral degree in a related field of study? Consider NSU's Dual Admission Program, which enables qualified undergraduates at the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences to secure early acceptance into one of the university's competitive graduate and professional degree programs.