Computer Information Technology
Enrollment and Degree Planning Coordinator
Welcome to the Computer Information Technology (CIT) Accelerated Degree-Completion Program, offered by the School of Business and Technology. If you have been looking for that unique computing program that prepares you to use today’s technologies to solve business problems, then you have found that program.
The Computer Information Technology (CIT) accelerated degree-completion program blends a combination of traditional classroom instruction and project-based activities. This computer degree program is a bachelor of science degree that focuses on the key IT components of networking, hardware, database technologies, web technologies, and programming. The development of these competencies prepares our students to successfully solve business problems using the latest technologies available. The program also includes a capstone project in which students work to solve a real business problem in a local company. Come and enjoy one of the best learning experiences Nashville has to offer in the area of IT!
Who is this program for?
It is for those who are working in the information technology field but realize they need to finish a degree to get ahead.
Through this program you can complete your university degree while still working. You will have classes only one night each week.
It is for those who are working in another field but wish to take advantage of the high-growth IT industry and the many IT job openings in the Nashville area.
You can start this program without any previous IT experience and with only basic computer skills.
It is for those who have completed their associate’s degree in IT and want to complete your bachelor’s degree.
Through this program you can have many or all your accredited associate degree credit hours accepted and get started on your new degree.
- Age 23 or above OR age 21 with an associate's degree OR age 21 with significant work experience
- Prior completion of at least 40 semester hours of college credit
- An overall grade point average of at least 2.0 (on a 4.0 scale)
- Demonstration of computer literacy
Complete the application
Complete the online application.
Send in your transcripts
Request official transcripts from each college attended.
- Transcripts must show prior credit of a college math course ("C" or higher) or a CLEP test, or pass a math assessment.
- Transcripts must show prior credit of a college English Composition course ("C" or higher) or a CLEP test, or pass a writing assessment.
Submit your immunization records
Tennessee state law requires all colleges and universities to obtain immunization information from students. Please reference these instructions to properly submit your records.
We'll take care of the rest. Once everything is in order, we’ll extend to you a formal invitation to join our program!
The graduate will have successfully completed the CIT program along with 72 additional credit hours, 30 of which must be in general education.