B.S. in Business Information Technology
The Bachelor of Science in Business Information Technology degree is designed to meet the growing demand for information technology specialists who are able to communicate effectively and are knowledgeable of business needs. Students may choose from the following options.
“RSU offered me opportunities I would not have had at other universities. Smaller class sizes and invested professors allowed me to connect with people who really know the subjects at hand. I was an intern through The Washington Center program where I got the type of knowledge you can only get from people who have succeeded in the real world and are willing to turn around and help those behind them do the same.”
Student Learning Outcomes:
- Students will demonstrate competence in analyzing problems, designing, and implementing programs to solve the problems using computer programming languages.
- Students will integrate the design, implementation and administration of computer networks.
- Students will demonstrate knowledge and practical technology and business oriented skills to compete in the modern business environment.
- Students will be able to integrate the entire software life cycle including analysis, design, implementation, and maintenance.
Department Mission: The mission of the Department of Applied Technology is to support the School of Business and Technology and RSU in their mission to prepare students to achieve professional and personal goals in dynamic local and global communities. Specifically, the organizational structure of the Department of Technology provides the technology course support for the Associate in Science and Associate in Applied Science degrees, as well as the Bachelor of Science in Business Information Technology, the Bachelor of Science in Game Development, and the Bachelor of Technology in Applied Technology. As indicated, many of the programs offered by the Department of Applied Technology are available online.
Degree Program Mission: The Bachelor of Science in Business Information Technology is designed to meet the growing demand for information technology specialists who are able to communicate effectively and are knowledgeable of business needs. Students may choose from options in Computer Network Administration or Software Development and Multimedia.