Information Technology

Information Technology major working on computer

Become an Innovator in the Information Economy

Being a valued member of an IT team means having an understanding of computing technology and information systems. In our program, you will go beyond the classroom, applying what you learn to real-world experience in the field.

Start with a foundation in programming, networking, database management, and information systems. Each topic you explore will equip you for your IT career. Maximize your skill set by mastering networking and security issues, data analytic problems, or application development.

Our small class sizes encourage closer interaction with your peers and award-winning instructors. Your choice of an internship or senior Capstone experience completes your degree with the experience you need to succeed.

Graduate School Guarantee — School of Information Sciences

Required Criteria:

  • A bachelor's degree from a Pitt campus earned in a STEM Field.
  • An undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better.
  • Complete at least one undergraduate programming course.
  • Complete at least one undergraduate calculus course.
  • Complete at least one undergraduate statistics course.
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