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Build your career with an A.S. in Computer Info Technology

The Associate of Science in Computer Information Technology (CIT) includes general education courses, information technology courses, and electives, offering you a faith-based liberal arts education and degree program with a strong technology foundation.

The Computer Information Technology associate degree will provide you with an introductory set of computer skills relevant to today's IT field. You will actively learn how to meet business and communication needs utilizing best computing practices.

Program Focus

Beginner computer programming; database development and administration; software and application design; and internet development

As a CIT associate's degree major, you will also be equipped with introductory technical skills and a core business education, all with a Christ-centered perspective. This will enable you to demonstrate excellence in the workplace and in your life beyond the classroom. With this technical skill set, you will find yourself prepared for introductory positions in a variety of areas, such as computer programming language and coding, technical support and application, web design, operating systems, software development, as well as other emerging technical fields.

Complete an online information technology associate degree in two years...or less!

The 60-hour associate degree in CIT can be completed in less than two years, even without any prior coursework. However, you can complete your study faster if you already have college, military, or technical credits. Find out how many transfer credits you may be able to receive!

What can you do with an associate degree in Computer Information Technology?

The CIT associate degree prepares you for entry-level jobs in computer information technology, such as computer programming, network design and management, technical support, application design, cloud computing, and information securities.

In addition, the associate degree will provide a foundation for further career advancement and additional career paths if you continue on to complete your bachelor's degree in a related field. All 60 credit hours of courses from the CIT associate degree may be applied to the Bachelor of Science in Computer Information technology at CCU.

Flexible options and benefits for adult learners

  • The program is specially designed for adult students who are busy with full-time or part-time work and family commitments.
  • Small class sizes encourage individualized learning and networking.
  • Students have direct access to professors who are also professionals in the field.
  • Students take one class at a time, typically completed five-week blocks.
State Exclusions for Online Students

Colorado Christian University is required by the U.S. Department of Education to be in compliance with state laws regarding where we can offer distance and/or online education. The College of Adult and Graduate Studies at Colorado Christian University offers courses to online students in all states with some exceptions for specific academic programs.

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