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Associate of Applied Science in Information Technology

Program Details

If you are interested in becoming an information technology professional, but need to enhance your skills and knowledge before you seek employment, the online Associate of Applied Science in Information Technology could help you pursue your professional goals.* Purdue University Global’s program is designed to provide you with the general education, applied knowledge, and technical skills relevant to a range of entry-level positions. Study how to install and maintain computer and wireless networks, troubleshoot hardware and software problems, create Java applications, manage databases, and develop web pages. Students may personalize their degree by choosing a concentration: IT generalist, networking, or multiplatform software development.

*Purdue University Global cannot guarantee employment or career advancement. Additional training or certification may be required.

Requirements

May be required to complete an informational interview and/or entrance examination. Submit official transcripts or proof of high school graduation or equivalency.

To apply you must meet one of the following standards:

  • High school graduate
  • Possess a General Education Development certificate or state-specific equivalency diploma
  • Possess a Home Study certificate or transcript from a Home Study program that is equivalent to high school level and recognized by your home state, and be beyond the age of compulsory attendance in that state
  • High school senior eligible to apply and submit proof of high school graduation

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Restrictions

Not authorized for residents in: California, District of Columbia, and Massachusetts.