Information Services and Support Associate's Degree Overview
Information services and support prepares students for work in the computer industry as software and hardware support professionals, information technology staff and computer technicians. The industry is continually expanding and certain areas will see significant growth in the near future. As uses for computers continue to grow, there will be an increased need for new applications, software and technology.
UT's information services and support students work with current technology and computer equipment typical of that used by most employers in a hands-on environment. The state-of-the-art computer facilities provide students with all the tools they need to succeed in the real world.
College of Business and Innovation Highlights
- High-touch, high-tech environment - Students study and practice with the tools, software and situations they'll encounter in the business world thru fully equipped learning labs.
- Internships - More than 85 percent of students do an internship. Through our connections and placement support, we help students secure a position in town or across the country.
- High placement rate - About 80 percent of our students find jobs after graduation; this has remained consistent, even with the economic downturn.
- New facilities - Our new Savage & Associates Complex for Business Learning and Engagement opened in 2009 and our Stranahan Hall was completely renovated in 2011. Our students learn in some of the newest and most innovative spaces on campus.
- Our sales program is ranked top in the country - Bottom line: if you want to get into sales, the UT College of Business and Innovation is where you should go to get your degree.
- We offer many major-minor combinations - We offer bachelor's degrees in 13 different areas of business, with a major and minor in each for students to mix and match.
The job market for computer professionals has been solid and will continue to grow. Typical jobs include working for corporate computer departments, informational technology support staffs, hardware development firms, computer consulting companies and self-employed contractors.
This degree can be completed 100 percent online, in addition to the traditional classroom setting. Minimum computer skills are advised for online distance-learning courses, such as Internet navigation, e-mail and basic knowledge of Microsoft Office.
Information Services and Support Associate's Degree Curriculum
Information Services and Support Associate's Degree2-year program
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Department of Applied Organizational Technology (DAOT)
College of Business and Innovation