Associates of Science in Information Technology

An associate of science degree declares that you have passed the required courses in a two-year program of studies in a science in addition to some required general studies. Whether you want to go further with your education or not, this degree can get you started on the path to success. What is an Associate of Science in IT, or Information Technology? As you work toward this degree you will be pr… Read more

An associate of science degree declares that you have passed the required courses in a two-year program of studies in a science in addition to some required general studies. Whether you want to go further with your education or not, this degree can get you started on the path to success.

What is an Associate of Science in IT, or Information Technology? As you work toward this degree you will be provided with intense exposure to the functional applications of information technology. This involves subjects such as computer programming, computer networking and network administration. Students could be required to cover subjects such as English composition, communications, mathematics and microeconomics. They might also study subjects such as psychology, accounting and statistics.

Upon graduation, information technology students should be prepared for entry-level employment within the computer networking field. These programs can help students learn skills in web development, network design and coding. The skills learned can help graduates begin careers in the field or assist them in moving up in current positions.

Earning an associate’s degree can take anywhere from eighteen months to two years, depending upon the school’s curriculum and your dedication. You’ll find a large number of choices out there when it comes to earning this degree. Costs will differ for each program as well, so list the schools you’re interested in and speak to each one for details.

An Associate of Science in IT can help you qualify for various employment opportunities in any sector that uses computers, and that’s almost every one of them. Careers such as computer design, software development and programming are just a few of the options available. You could start a business teaching networking or the use of computers, coding or web development. You might also qualify to work in internet security, software development or the government sector.

Distance learning can help you reach your goals. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Raritan Valley Community College
Branchburg, USA

The Information Systems & Technology Associate of Science degree prepares students for transfer into bachelor’s degree programs at four-year colleges and universities. Gra ... +

The Information Systems & Technology Associate of Science degree prepares students for transfer into bachelor’s degree programs at four-year colleges and universities. Graduates have transferred to such prestigious schools as Rutgers University, Seton Hall University, and New Jersey Institute of Technology. -
Associate of Science
Full-time
2 years
English
Aug 2020
Campus
 
Valencia College
Orlando, USA

The Network Engineering Technology Associate in Science (A.S.) degree program at Valencia College is a two-year program that prepares you to go directly into a specialized car ... +

The Network Engineering Technology Associate in Science (A.S.) degree program at Valencia College is a two-year program that prepares you to go directly into a specialized career in computer networking. -
Associate of Science
Full-time
2 - 4 years
English
04 May 2020
Campus
 
Delaware County Community College
Philadelphia, USA

The Computer Science program is a two-year preparatory curriculum for students who plan to continue their education at a four-year institution and complete their major in the ... +

The Computer Science program is a two-year preparatory curriculum for students who plan to continue their education at a four-year institution and complete their major in the computer science field. This curriculum is fully compliant with Pennsylvania Statewide Program-to-Program Articulation Agreement (TAOC) as stated by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. -
Associate of Science
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Abraham Lincoln University
Los Angeles, USA

Organizations today rely on computer and information technology to conduct business and operate more efficiently. Information technology projects generally have team-member em ... +

Organizations today rely on computer and information technology to conduct business and operate more efficiently. Information technology projects generally have team-member employees who have an understanding of the underlying business concepts and needs, the requirements of end users and stakeholders, and an understanding of the technologies needed to address the requirements... -
Associate of Science
Part-time
4 semesters
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology
Boston, USA

The technology programs at Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology (BFIT) prepare students to assist engineers and other professionals with the technical aspects of a projec ... +

The technology programs at Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology (BFIT) prepare students to assist engineers and other professionals with the technical aspects of a project. This program trains graduates to optimize and streamline business operations through more efficient project management, blueprinting project scope and determining workflow. Graduates of this degree have a solid understanding of both the technical operations and the business strategy of a company and can, therefore, serve as the liaisons between the production floor and the boardroom. They assist with external and internal customer service, financial analysis of technical products, human resource management of technical staff, and marketing. -
Associate of Science
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
MiraCosta College
Oceanside, USA

This certificate is designed to meet the demand for cybersecurity professionals. Certificate completion results in mastery of fundamentals of computer hardware and software, n ... +

This certificate is designed to meet the demand for cybersecurity professionals. Certificate completion results in mastery of fundamentals of computer hardware and software, networks, and security, ethical hacking, cyber analytics, and legal issues surrounding cybersecurity. Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to demonstrate cybersecurity-related skills and techniques required of a cybersecurity worker. -
Associate of Science
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Humboldt International University
USA Online, USA

The purpose of this program is to offer a technical training and a basic foundation in the most popular computer software applications as well as a general background in many ... +

The purpose of this program is to offer a technical training and a basic foundation in the most popular computer software applications as well as a general background in many computer concepts and techniques. Our graduates will be ready to apply for entry-level positions as system specialist, user support specialist, and computer information managers. -
Associate of Science
Part-time
24 months
English
Online
 
Santa Fe College
Gainesville, USA

The Health Information Technology Associate of Science degree is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAH ... +

The Health Information Technology Associate of Science degree is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) with this 70-credit hour program. -
Associate of Science
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Hawaii Community College
Hilo, USA

The Information Technology program is a career-laddered, competency-based program that provides training in the use and support of business-related computer systems, data comm ... +

The Information Technology program is a career-laddered, competency-based program that provides training in the use and support of business-related computer systems, data communication networks (including local area networks), and the development of business computer information systems programs using procedural, event-driven and object-oriented programming techniques. -
Associate of Science
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Emirates College for Management & Information Technology
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

This is a two years degree program that offers a sequence of required studies in General Education, Core IT courses, and Elective courses.

This is a two years degree program that offers a sequence of required studies in General Education, Core IT courses, and Elective courses. -
Associate of Science
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus