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Information Technology, B.S.

An information technology (IT) specialist assumes responsibility for selecting appropriate hardware and software for an organization; integrating those products with organizational needs and critical infrastructure; and installing, customizing, securing, and maintaining those applications for the organization's users. Graduates possess more than knowledge and practical hands-on expertise, they also have the confidence and know the strategies to take care of both the information technology infrastructure and the people who use it.

Michigan Job Growth

Information technology opportunities are projected to grow 8% in Michigan by 2025.

National Job Growth

Information technology opportunities are projected to grow 10% in the U.S. by 2025.

Experienced Faculty

Most faculty members have doctoral degrees and a breadth of industry experience.

Source: EMSI, 2021

Program Overview

Information technology students receive a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree. Grand Valley State University's IT program embraces the value of hands-on learning supplemented by collaboration with professionals from multiple computing disciplines during their internship and capstone project. A minor in IT is also available.

Why Study Information Technology at Grand Valley?

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