B.S. in Business Information Technology  |  B.T. in Applied Technology  |  A.A.S. in Applied Technology  |  A.S. in Computer Science 

B.S. in Business Information Technology

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.

Student Learning Outcomes:

  1. Students will demonstrate competence in analyzing problems, designing, and implementing programs to solve the problems using computer programming languages.
  2. Students will integrate the design, implementation and administration of computer networks.
  3. Students will demonstrate knowledge and practical technology and business oriented skills to compete in the modern business environment.
  4. Students will be able to integrate the entire software life cycle including analysis, design, implementation, and maintenance.

B.T. in Applied Technology

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.

Degree Program Mission: The Bachelor of Technology in Applied Technology is designed to provide educational opportunities for individuals who possess an Associate in Applied Science degree or equivalent and need additional education in order to perform job requirements or to advance their professional careers.

Student Learning Outcomes:

  1. Students will demonstrate competence in oral, written, and technology-based communication methodologies, which are heavily used in current business environments.
  2. Students will demonstrate an understanding of management principles and marketing principles.
  3. Students will demonstrate an understanding of how to manage risk in current and future business environments.

A.A.S. in Applied Technology

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.

Degree Program Mission: To provide students with a quality education in a technology area by emphasizing a combination of general education courses and a selection of courses in a technical specialty. The program develops a knowledge base through core courses and selected electives while advancing a general view of technology.

Student Learning Outcomes:

  1. Students will demonstrate proficiency in the use of currently standard computing tools such as internet browsers, email, word processors, spreadsheets, database management tools, and presentation software.
  2. Students will demonstrate knowledge in the field of economics
  3. Students will demonstrate a basic knowledge in the field of financial accounting.
  4. Students completing the degree should express satisfaction with the learning opportunities afforded them by the department.

A.S. in Computer Science

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: To provide students with the necessary skills required to become competent in computer programming at the entry level, as well as to understand the significant issue s of how technology is changing the workplace; and to provide students with the academic background to seek a baccalaureate degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, or Information Technology.

Student Learning Outcomes:

  1. Students will demonstrate competence in analyzing problems, designing, and implementing programs to solve the problems using computer programming languages.
  2. Students will integrate the design, implementation and administration of computer networks.
  3. Students will demonstrate computer proficiency.