Computer and Information Technology

Computer and Information Technology Takes You Directly To The Center Of Any Business!

The Computer and Information Technology (CIT) Major is designed for students who wish to work with all facets of an organization Ė from technology to people. The CIT field is rapidly expanding, as technology continues to develop and change. Your curriculum reflects this and blends technology, software, programming, business theory and practice, while emphasizing the application of computers and technology in the business organization. 

In the CIT major, an emphasis is placed on versatility and flexibility. You are taught skills that will enable you to pursue not only short-term, entry-level positions, but also long-term career paths.  The program is designed to encourage analytical thinking and decision-making.  Your TU education provides you with the real advantages and opportunities youíll need in todayís ever-evolving global business climate.

Your TU Education Offers Real Choices!  Graduates in the CIT Major often begin their careers as Programmer/Analysts, Systems Analysts, Network Technicians, PC Specialists, Web Developers/Administrators, or Database Specialists. Advancement is unlimited and offers you real choices for your future.  Your degree could lead to higher levels within the organization, including such positions as Software Engineers, Data Centers Managers, Network Mangers, Project Managers, System Managers, Database Architects, and MIS Director or Chief Information Officer (CIO).

Your Course Of Study:

All Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Ė CIT Majors fulfill their academic requirements for graduation by completing courses in the following areas.

  • Knowledge Skills and Liberal Education Core of 49 hours
  • School of Business Core Curriculum of 18 hours 
  • Academic Major Requirement of 30 hours
  • Open Electives/Minor of 24 hours
  • Total Semester hours for the Degree 121 hours

School of Business Core Curriulum

Course Number Course Title Credit Hour
MKT151 Introductory Marketing 3
ACC201 Survey of Accounting 3
LAW211 Business Law I 3
ECO222 Principles of Microeconomics 3
FIN301 Business Finance 3
*MGT495 Organizational Strategy (w) 3


Computer and Information Technology Core

Course Number Course Title Credit Hour
CIT155 Operating Systems 3
*CIT201 Programming 3
*CIT212 Systems Analysis & Design 3
*CIT255 Internet & Website Development I (w) 3
*CIT315 Database Design & Applications I 3
*CIT320 Computer Architecture & Diagnostics 3
*CIT355 Spreadsheet Applications for Decisions Making 3
*CIT361 Network Management & Administration 3
             
Two of the following:
CIT312 Information Systems for Managers (w) 3
CIT470 Internship I 3
 CIT Any 300/400 Elective 3
COM441 Organizational Communication 3
MGT301 Organizational Behavior 3

Student Opportunities In Business & Related Fields

Below are just a few examples of the variety of opportunities youíll have as a TU student to make connections outside of the classroom.  These clubs and organizations will provide you with real advantages and resources. Just click on any of the links to learn more.

Delta Mu Delta    The Iota Epsilon chapter of Delta Mu Delta is located at Tiffin University.  This is a national honor society for business.

Circle K    Circle K International is a collegiate service organization with a worldwide membership that promotes fellowship, leadership, and service.

Student Government    TUís Student Government is primarily involved in organizing the campus programming, social activities and serving as the voice and advocate for students concerning campus matters.  

World Student Association (W.S.A.)    The W.S.A. is concerned with helping to foster cultural growth and diversity on our campus, and providing awareness of international student concerns within the community at large.

Also available to TU students are other activities of all types, events, and academic and other special interest organizations that include:  Delta Sigma Kappa Honorary Society, Communication Club, TU TIMES (TUís School Newspaper) and Greek Organizations, among others.

 

Need More Information?

If you have any questions, or need more information, please contact our Admissions Office at (800) 968-6446, ext 3423.

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