Prepare to change your world and the world of those around you with a BS in Information Technology from Walden. Our online undergraduate program integrates expertise in the information technology and business fields. It is designed to help you form a solid foundation for long-term career growth and success in today’s global, IT-driven environment.

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This online degree program will help equip you with the technical skills you need to succeed in the field, while providing a strong understanding of key managerial and organizational concepts.

Through hands-on lab activities, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with cross-functional teams and problem-solve real-world challenges. You will also gain the added advantage of joining Walden’s diverse learning community—an experience that helps uniquely position you to work in the multicultural, interdisciplinary teams typical of today’s global, IT-driven economy.

The BS in Information Technology is one of the few online programs accredited by ABET, the internationally recognized accreditor for college and university programs in applied science, computing, engineering, and engineering technology.

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  • Validation that the program meets recognized standards of quality set by the information technology profession.
  • Assurance that students are well prepared to enter the information technology profession.
  • Recognition of education quality by employers.

NSA NCEA Center of ExcellenceAs a further mark of quality, Walden has been designated by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education through the year 2019. This designation means that you can:

  • Apply for federal scholarships and grants.
  • Attend a university with a national reputation for academic excellence in cyber security education.
  • Prepare for more opportunities nationwide in government, education, and private sectors.
  • NSA Day of CyberParticipate in the NSA DAY OF CYBER, which is an interactive, self-guided and fully automated cybersecurity career experience and is free for all students for one year. Students can learn more about careers and roles of cyber security professionals, see what “a day in the life” is like for six NSA Cyber leaders, create a cyber-security resume, and apply for internships and careers.

Find detailed information for this program, including possible occupations, completion rate, program costs, and median student loan debt.

  • Grants and tuition reductions available.

  • NSA/CNSS Certified

    CNSS LogoWalden’s courseware meets the National Security Agency’s Committee on National Security Systems (NSA/CNSS) National Training Standards.

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  • IT At A Glance

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    Explore the benefits of pursuing Walden’s IT programs.

  • Hands-On Learning Through Technology

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  • Explore Your Credit Options

    Find out if you can transfer credit, earn credit for prior learning, or structure your credit hours to earn your bachelor’s in less time.

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  • Dollar signReceive a $3,000 grant if you reside in the US and start this program on September 26, 2016 or October 10, 2016. Contact one of our enrollment advisors to learn more.

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