Launch a career where business and technology meet.
- Median annual wage for computer and information technology professionals: $88,2401
- Computer information technology job outlook: 11% employment growth from 2019 to 20291
- U.s. news & world report named software developer, a career option for graduates, the #1 job of 20202
Develop the skills needed to succeed as a results-driven IT professional in Methodist University’s online Bachelor’s in Computer Information Technology program. Choose a concentration in business information systems or cybersecurity and information assurance and gain the skills to qualify for roles that include database developer, cybersecurity analyst, software engineer, security architect, and more.
Our graduates have advanced into rewarding positions with Amazon, Google, SAAS, and other organizations.
As a database developer, you will work from core business requirements to develop intuitive data systems and safeguard sensitive information. Employers in finance, insurance, and many other sectors rely on database developers, and the employment demand will grow 10% from 2019 to 2029.3
Software engineers apply their programming and problem-solving skills to improve the technologies that power successful businesses. You will strive to ensure operating systems work flawlessly and connect companies with more consumers by refining mobile applications.4
Other careers in computer information technology our graduates can pursue:
- Business analyst
- Technical support professional
- User interface designer
- Technical IT trainer
- Accounts specialist
- Computer programmer
- Cybersecurity analyst
- Vulnerability assessor
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Program Outcomes: Thrive in Business and Technology
Join the online BS in Computer Information Technology program to:
- Gain knowledge of computer science to harness technologies that spur business growth.
- Acquire the technical skills needed to begin a career in database development and related fields.
- Learn to solve business challenges by developing as a systematic problem-solver.
- Get an introduction to Java, C++, Visual Basic, and other programming languages.
- Develop as a well-rounded professional through a study of finance, accounting, and other topics.
Ensuring Your Success Beyond Graduation
From the moment you become a student at Methodist University, you’ll have access to the support needed to obtain career readiness skills, internships, employment, and other career opportunities. And you can tap into a wide variety of career services long after you’ve graduated.
Here are just a few examples of what you can expect for career support as a student or alumnus. You can benefit from all of them remotely.