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Catalog and Student Handbook 2009-2010 [Archived Catalog]

Business Information Technology (A.A.S.)


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Major in Business Information Technology (A.A.S.)

(Designed for the student who does not intend to transfer into a baccalaureate degree program.)

This program is designed to prepare students for employment or advancement in information technology or in an office setting. The program has a central core of courses with additional specialized courses in two options, computer systems and office systems. Skills obtained in the program may be applied in a variety of occupations including computer support, networking, programming, Web design, administrative assistance, office manager, software specialist, and project coordinator. It is specifically designed for the student who plans to enter the workforce after graduation.

The Business Information Technology degree may be completed during the day on the Columbia campus or in an accelerated hybrid format available in the evening at each campus location. Students in the accelerated hybrid format may complete the degree in 6-10 semesters.

Required Courses


Computer Systems Option


Freshman Year


Fall - 15 Credit Hours


  • Humanities/Fine Arts Elective Credits: (3).
    (See Elective Options below)
  • Math Elective Credits: (3-4).
    (See Elective Options below)

Sophomore Year


Spring - 15 Credit Hours


  • ART 2630, BIT, BUS, CIS, COP, OFA Elective Credits: (3).
  • Total Computer Systems Option Credit Hours: 60


    Office Systems Option


    Freshman Year


    Fall - 15 Credit Hours


    • Math Elective Credits: (3-4).
      (See Elective Options below)

    Sophomore Year


    Spring - 15 Credit Hours


    • Humanities/Fine Arts Elective Credits: (3).
      (See Elective Options below)
    • ART 2630, BIT, BUS, CIS, COP, OFA Elective Credits: (3).

    Total Office Systems Option Credit Hours: 60


    Elective Options


    Elective options are listed on the Associate of Arts & Associate of Science Degree Requirements page.

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