Educational Objectives


The educational objectives of the Bachelor of Science in Information Technology program define the career and professional accomplishments that the graduates are being prepared to achieve three to four years after graduation. The B.S. in Information Technology program will produce graduates who:

  1. Enter into and advance in the profession of information technology, management information systems, business administration, or other related fields.
  2. Continue their education by obtaining professional certificates or advanced degrees in information technology, management information systems, business administration, or other related fields.
  3. Continue to conduct themselves as both responsible professionals and global citizens, who are aware of ethical issues and societal needs and problems.  

These objectives are consistent with the mission of Fairleigh Dickinson University to educate and prepare students as world citizens through global education. They fulfill the needs of our constituents, which include students, alumni, employers, faculty, staff and Industrial Advisory Board.