Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Technology

NKU offers a novel four-year degree in the rapidly expanding field of computer information technology (CIT), and features practical, hands-on expertise in Unix/Linux and other open-source, administrative computer software.

Engaged by a dynamic, student-focused, and professionally practicing faculty, you will explore the design, maintenance, and use of a variety of computing technologies (computer science, information systems, and computer hardware). You can combine your degree with study in a variety disciplines and fields, for example:

  • Art and graphic design
  • English
  • Philosophy/ethics
  • Technical writing

By choosing one of two tracks, Database & Web Development or Networking & Security, you will be prepared to enter the workforce with a broad array of skills applicable to an ever-increasing variety of jobs, including:

  • Network systems administrator
  • Web administrator or developer
  • Technical support representative
  • Hardware installations coordinator

NKU's proximity to the metro Cincinnati area gives you easy access to numerous internship and cooperative opportunities. Work with companies such as:

  • Cincinnati Bengals
  • Cincinnati Reds
  • FSCreations
  • GE Aircraft Engines
  • Intec Solutions
  • Mazak Corporation
  • Siemens

For more information on our program check out a sample four year plan here, or visit with a Program Advisor.

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