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DePaul’s bachelor's degree in Information Technology program emphasizes the technical aspects of information technology while also providing you with a foundation in business and technical communication.

As an Information Technology student, you will gain expertise in:

  • Computer security
  • Database construction and management
  • Problem solving
  • Programming
  • Project management
The Information Technology program curriculum includes courses in:

  • Accounting
  • Database programming
  • Information assurance
  • Marketing
  • Networks and security
  • Programming
  • Project management
  • Technical writing
  • Web development
The Information Technology program offers a Standard concentration, as well as a Web Development concentration.

The College of Computing and Digital Media (CDM) is located in downtown Chicago, in the heart of the technology and business districts, providing you many opportunities to work professionally with leading companies in information technology. Many CDM faculty members are working professionals, allowing you to learn first-hand from leaders in the industry.

We also offer a combined bachelor's/master's degree program in Information Technology, which allows you to complete a bachelor's degree and a graduate degree in Information Technology in five years.

Online Degree Completion

The Information Technology program offers an online degree completion option where you can take your third and fourth year courses entirely online.

Internship Possibilities

  • A. Finkl & Sons Co.
  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Aon Corporation
  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange
  • Jackson National Asset Management, LLC
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Orbitz
  • Union League of Chicago

What can you do with this degree?

  • Consulting
  • Database administration
  • Database programming
  • Network security
  • Programming
  • Project management
  • Software development
  • Web development