Information Technology (IT) Major


Computer Science Department launchs a new Information Technology Major - Spring 2012!


Why IT Major

In today's society, information and information technology are ubiquitous and influence all forms of human activity.

  • The nation needs technology leaders and professionals who have both technology and business background

  • IT sector job market is now on the rise and the demand for IT professionals is increasing

  • IT jobs can not be outsourced

  • Lack of appropriate curriculum to produce IT managers, Network administrators, Security professionals, etc.

Objectives of IT Major

The TU's IT program is about modern information technology, it helps:

  • Increase the pool of minorities in the area of information technology

  • Create a new brand of professionals such as system/network administrators, and security professionals.

  • Create bridge between business and computer science

Areas of Specialization

Students pursuing the BS in Information Technology may focus on one of the following IT Concentration areas:

  • Web Applications/Design

  • Network Administration/Security

  • Information Assurance

  • System Administration

  • Supply Chain Management

List of IT Core Courses

  • Web Applications

  • Network Administration/Security

  • Information System Policy and Administration

  • Needs Assessment and Technology Evaluation

  • System Administration/Management

  • E-Business/E-Commerce

Additional IT Electives

  • Human Computer Interface

  • Information Systems Security

  • Computer Forensics

  • Information Security Management

  • Disaster Recovery

  • Wireless Networks/Security

  • Data Mining & Visualization

  • Data Ware-Housing

Information Technology Major Curriculum

Information Technology Major Requirements

Information Technology Major Core Courses Descriptions