Computer and Information Technology

Purdue University School of Engineering and Technology

A bachelor of science in computer and information technology (CIT) will prepare you to become an integral part of an expanding and competitive industry. You'll learn to design, implement and evaluate necessary IT solutions, provide leadership and project management for IT-related projects and services, and develop the technical and professional leadership skills to be a highly marketable candidate able to meet the needs of today's employers. The CIT degree offers four concentrations: networking systems, information security, web development, and data management.

Career Options

  • Computer hardware engineer
  • Computer and information research scientist
  • Computer and information systems manager
  • Computer network engineer
  • Computer programmer
  • Computer support specialist
  • Database administrator
  • Information security analyst
  • Software developer
  • Web developer
  • And so many more

Sound Interesting?

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