Information Technology

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

You will gain expertise in computer security, database construction, programming, problem solving and project management.

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.

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


Sample Courses:

  • Accounting
  • Database Programming
  • Information Assurance
  • Marketing
  • Networks and Security
  • Programming
  • Project Management
  • Technical Writing
  • Web Development

Program Concentrations/Tracks:

  • Standard
  • Web Development

Career Options

Common Career Areas:

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


90 percent of 2016 Information Technology graduates were employed, continuing their education or not seeking employment after graduation.

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