Our Majors (Programs)
Information, Communication and Technology is an interdisciplinary major for students interested in combining information technology with communication foundations. Students in the major will learn skills in cutting edge technology, web design and applications, communicating information effectively, delivering information in and through creative and intelligent approaches, and working in teams.
The information systems and networking major is designed to provide students with a technical background in information technology as well as a broad perspective of the business environment in which information technology plays a strategic role. The major emphasizes the development of business analysis and system implementation skills; these skills can provide a basis for job entry, career development and flexibility amid the rapid changes in information technology.
Students earning a degree in AIT will be able to apply accounting and information technology concepts and principles to analyze and solve accounting systems issues.Describe and explain accounting and information technology concepts, issues, and solutions.Evaluate accounting and information technology issues and solve those issues with viable processes and technology.
As a network systems and data communications analyst, you'll play a crucial role in the workplace, making it possible for others to do their jobs. Without networks -- and analysts -- computers would be unable to share information. Also called network architects and network engineers, analysts make sure that emails can be sent and received, employees can work together on the same document, and private information is protected from prying eyes.
Telecommunications unites the areas of electrical engineering with computer science - the outcome being the design and enhancement of telecommunication systems. Telecommunications Engineers design, develop and maintain all aspects of voice and data communications systems – from satellite and optical fiber networks to data encoding, compression and encryption.
A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of electrical and electronic systems and their components, including electrical power generation systems; and the analysis of problems such as superconductor, wave propagation, energy storage and retrieval, and reception and amplification.
As a software engineering major, you'll study the scientific and mathematical basis of computer software. You'll learn a variety of programming languages and how to design, analyze and maintain software.
Sustainable business degrees integrate the worlds of business and economics with the environmental, social and cultural aspects of sustainability. The degree program for those interested in this field can be found in sustainability or business with a concentration that integrates these two areas of study.
A program that prepares individuals to practice the profession of accounting and to perform related business functions. Includes instruction in accounting principles and theory, financial accounting, managerial accounting, cost accounting, budget control, tax accounting, legal aspects of accounting, auditing, reporting procedures, statement analysis, planning and consulting, business information systems, accounting research methods, professional standards and ethics, and applications to specific for-profit, public, and non-profit organizations