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Online Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Technology

Learn the Technologies That Drive Business Success

Innovation is expanding how businesses serve customers and become more efficient. Take your technical skills to the next level and prepare to lead practical business solutions with Methodist University’s 100% online computer information technology degree program.

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  • Duration 3.5 years
  • Cost per Credit $400
  • Credit Hours 124

Program Benefits

  • The median annual salary in the computer and information technology field is $88,2401
  • 100% online
  • Transfer up to 93 credits
  • No previous work experience required

Lead Technological Breakthroughs to Business Challenges

Successful organizations rely on dynamic employees to create user-friendly applications that stimulate business growth. Methodist University’s online BS in Computer Information Technology program prepares you to harness emerging technologies to help companies reach more customers and become more profitable.

In this program, you will learn from diverse faculty who bring extensive technological expertise to each online course. Through their guidance, you will build practical knowledge of network administration, system administration, and web-based systems. Plus, the program goes beyond typical online bachelor’s in information technology programs by bolstering your study of computer science and programming with courses focusing on accounting, finance, and management.

Career Outlook: Qualify for In-Demand Positions

Prepare to enter a career field that the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects will grow 11% from 2019 to 2029 — nearly three times the rate for all occupations.1 After graduation, you will be ready for numerous in-demand roles, including database developer, which has a median salary of $93,750.2

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Curriculum: Build a Mix of Technical and Business Skills

Develop as a dynamic professional through a curriculum that focuses on technical and business competencies. The business information systems concentration will teach you to innovate solutions that deliver a return on investment. The program culminates with a capstone project in which you’ll create a portfolio-caliber application that solves a real-world challenge.

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Program Outcomes

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Admissions Requirements

To apply for Methodist University’s online computer information technology degree program, you’ll need:

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Tuition Details

The tuition for Methodist University’s online computer information technology degree program is $400 per semester hour. You will accrue 124 semester hours to earn this degree. Learn more about the affordable, impactful education you will experience at Methodist University. If you or a family member are a veteran or active-duty service member, visit our Military Support page.

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Why Study Online?

Enjoy an online learning environment that offers the same quality as in-person courses, including dedicated faculty members and an overall caring, friendly atmosphere for achieving your professional and personal goals.

You’ll also have access to all academic support services. That means you’ll get personalized assistance you need, such as access to the tutoring and writing centers. Experience a distinctive education in a flexible environment that fits your schedule.

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Financial Aid

You can earn a high-quality education from a private institution without worrying about the cost. As a Yellow Ribbon school and a university where 97% of students qualify for financial aid, Methodist is committed to affordability.

Learn more about federal student loans and grants, military benefits, and scholarship opportunities. We’re proud to make your goals as affordable as possible.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Have other questions not answered here? Request more information or call 910-212-4956.

You can complete this online program in three to five years. To help you graduate faster, Methodist University accepts up to 93 transfer credits from a regionally accredited university. Explore more details on the admissions page.

This flexible program is available in full- and part-time formats. Choose the format that works best for you, with the option to continue working as you earn this degree. To review the curriculum for this online program, visit the courses page.

The program’s total tuition is $49,600, and the cost per semester hour is $400. This estimate does not include fees or other costs you may incur. More than 97% of students receive significant financial aid to reduce the “sticker price” of $49,600, which raises the value of your BS in Computer Information Technology degree. Plus, numerous scholarships are available for Methodist University’s online programs.

For more information about tuition, additional costs, and financial aid options, please visit our tuition page.

To gain admission into the program, you must provide:

  • Completed application
  • A high school diploma or GED
  • Official transcripts (if you have transfer credits) and a high school or GED transcript

Learn more about the admissions process on our admissions page.

Yes. For this program, Methodist University accepts up to 93 transfer credits from a regionally accredited university. To review the eligibility requirements, request more information or call 910-212-4956 to speak with a knowledgeable counselor.

Yes, the online BS in Computer Information Technology program includes a concentration in business information systems. This concentration builds on your computer science and data management knowledge with courses in accounting, finance, and other business topics. Learn more about our curriculum here.

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