This program is designed to prepare students for opportunities in information technology by encouraging use of the unique language of IT and the application of key concepts of the profession. Students will demonstrate the technical abilities and practical skills that help organizations innovate practices, products and processes.
The program is designed to empower individuals to become passionate, solution‐minded information technology professionals by fostering innovation, research, leadership development, solving real-life problems.
Students will work toward leadership roles in organizations, honoring ethical responsibilities to stakeholders and the community while pursuing innovation, creation, application, integration, and the administration of computing technologies. In addition, this program provides a foundation for further studies.
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology Degree Plan
This roadmap is a recommended semester-by-semester plan of study for this major. A course with an “*” denotes its status as a general education course.
Course subject and Title
Lakewood University Orientation
Introduction to English *
Computer Systems Architecture
Fundamentals of Database
Introduction to Psychology *
Principles of Biology
Introduction to Philosophy
Computer Security Fundamentals
Introduction to Sociology*
Business Law- Legal Issues in IT
Data Communication and Distributed Networks
Introduction to Programming
Operating Systems and Application Software
Introduction to System Analysis and Design
Database Design and Administrative
System Architecture and Integration
Total: 120 .
Employment in computer and information technology occupations is projected to grow 11 percent from 2019 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations. These occupations are projected to add about 531,200 new jobs. Demand for these workers will stem from greater emphasis on cloud computing, the collection and storage of big data, and information security.
The median annual wage for computer and information technology occupations was $88,240 in May 2019, which was higher than the median annual wage for all occupations of $39,810.
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Computer Systems Analysts, on the Internet at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/computer-systems-analysts.htm (visited September 12, 2020).
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Payment Plan A – 12 Credit Hours
Payment in Full: $5,052.00
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Payment Plan B – 3 Credit Hours
Payment in Full: $1,263.00
Add a $125.00 one-time registration and $100 technology fee each semester to each payment plan above.
Lakewood University provides all textbooks, study guides, supplemental materials, achievement exams, and instructional support at no cost to the student.
Application Fee- $75 for degree programs; $0 for vocational programs (first semester only)
Registration Fee – $200 for degree programs; $125 for vocational programs (first semester only)
Library Fee – $100 per degree semester; $250 per vocational program term
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