Information Technology - Associate Degree

Information Technology - Associate Degree
Program Details
Associate of Science
Academic Division: 
Business, Public Services, Information Systems and Mathematics

Your Information Technology career starts here. Thomas Nelson offers an exciting introduction to the information technology field with courses in information literacy, software design and more.

The associate degree curriculum also includes English, social science, history and general education courses that will prepare you for study at a four-year institution.


After completing an associate degree in Information Technology, you’ll be ready to pursue a bachelor’s degree in the field at a four-year institution. Thomas Nelson’s counselors and advisors will assist you as you enroll in the courses that will help you excel at the four-year institution of your choice. Students who transfer to public colleges and universities in Virginia may benefit from special admissions agreements. Those with a bachelor’s degree can become:

  • computer programmers
  • computer support specialists
  • computer systems analysts
  • computer and information systems managers
  • database administrators
  • information security analysts
  • web developers
  • computer network architects
  • network and computer systems administrators
  • software developers

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