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Undergraduate Program

Program Overview

The School of Information Technology focuses on preparing students for the ever-changing world of IT. We employ the equivalent of 25 full-time professors and are part of the College of Applied Science and Technology. Our graduates typically accept positions as systems analysts, web developers, programmers, and network administrators.

The School of Information Technology offers three B.S. programs: Information Systems, Computer Science, and Telecommunications Management. The Information Systems program is one of the first programs accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET,, nationally. The Computer Science program is also accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET,, making our program the only one in the state of Illinois to have both accreditations.

School highlights include:

  • Dynamic, diverse curriculum with graduates in high demand
  • Dedicated, motivated faculty with strong commercial and/or academic credentials
  • One of the largest nationally-recognized cooperative education programs in the country
  • Well-staffed technical and administrative support
  • Excellent teaching environment, including controlled class size and electronic classrooms
  • Continuously upgraded computing infrastructure

Academic Lifestyle Community

School of Information Technology majors and minors have a special opportunity to live in an IT Living Learning Community. This community, located in Hewett Hall, offers IT students an opportunity for faculty mentoring, academic support, career exploration and integrated social experiences.

Undergraduate News

The Value of a Paid Internship
Acording to NACE, among 2013 graduates who had applied for a job, those who took part in paid intern...

MAD Contest Finalists Announced
Congratulations to contestants selected to advance to the final round of the MAD Contest, sponsored ...

IT Students Advance to Finals of ITERA National Student Case Competition
The team of Jennifer Anderson, Steffan Burkitt, Alex Lessen and Wojciech Wencel, School of Informati...

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Illinois State University

School of Information Technology
Normal, Il 61790-5150
Phone: 309.438.8338

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