For those seeking to gain a foundation in information technology topics and their applications in industry, we provide several undergraduate options. We invite applications to whichever of our degree, certificate, or minor programs is right for you.
Undergraduate Program Offerings
- B.S./M.S. Accelerated Master’s
- Information Technology, B.S. / Applied Information Technology, Accelerated M.S.
- Information Technology, B.S. / Computer Forensics, Accelerated M.S.
- Information Technology, B.S. / Information Security and Assurance, Accelerated M.S.
- Information Technology, B.S. / Information Systems, Accelerated M.S.
- Information Technology, B.S. / Software Engineering, Accelerated M.S.
- Information Technology, B.S. / Telecommunications, Accelerated M.S.
IST’s Faculty and Adjunct Professors include professors from Mason’s Volgenau School of Engineering, plus industry leaders with outstanding reputations in their topics. This highly credentialed team takes students way beyond theory and exposes them to the practical day-to-day issues.
Common Program Questions
What are the requirements/process for admission into an undergraduate program?
Admission requirements for our undergraduate programs are described in the University Catalog. Links to the Catalog are listed above for each program offered.
Application and admissions to IST undergraduate programs is handled by the Volgenau School of Engineering’s Undergraduate Admissions Office. Information about admissions is located on the Undergraduate Admissions Web site.
Do the undergraduate programs have grade requirements?
Yes. There are a number of grade requirements for courses in the undergraduate programs.
What are the requirements to complete a program?
On successful completion of a program’s requirements, you will be awarded the degree, certificate, or minor of your program. You must be sure to apply for graduate by the start of your final semester through PatriotWeb. More graduation specific information is available from the Registrar’s Graduation Web site and in the Graduation section of the University Catalog.
What post-undergraduate opportunities are available?
A number of opportunities are available:
- If you have completed a B.S. program, you may be interested in our Graduate Programs
- The department maintains a listing of jobs and internship opportunities
- For other continuing education, including certificate and custom programs, you can also view the Virtual Academy and TechAdvance
If you have any additional questions about our programs, please contact us.