Information Technologies Plan of Study

Information Technologies Plan of Study

Courses taken for degree must be completed with a grade of 'C' or higher. The minimum overall (cumulative) GPA required for graduation is a 2.50.

For the AS and AAS, at least 15 of the final 30 credit hours applied toward the degree or 50% of the major must be satisfactorily completed through OSUIT. 

Admittance to the Bachelor of Technology in Information Technologies is contingent upon completion of an AAS or higher.

At least 15 of the final 30 credit hours applied toward the degree must be satisfactorily completed through OSUIT. A minimum of 30 hours of resident credit applied toward the BT shall be taken through OSUIT. A minimum of 60 hrs must be taken from a baccalaureate-degree granting institution, 40 hours of which must be upper-division (excluding physical education courses).

Course Schedules

These documents show the projected IT course offerings, including their prerequisites and modalities (such as traditional face-to-face or online). This is for both the required and elective IT coursework.


AAS in Information Technologies Enrollment Guide
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Total Required Hours: 61

Lower-division Program Requirements (33 credit hours)

Technical Electives (6 credit hours)

May use the lower-division BT option courses here.

IT Core Requirements (27 credit hours)

ITD 1033 Computer Logic & Flowcharting
ITD 1203 Introduction to C Programming
ITD 1213 Hardware Systems Support
ITD 1223 Network Systems
ITD 1243 Principles of Information Security
ITD 1353 Web Development
ITD 2203 Database Systems
ITD 2223 Operating Systems
ITD 2313 Script Programming

General Education Requirements (27 credit hours)

American History & Government (6 credit hours)

HIST 1483 or
HIST 1493
US History to 1865 or
US History Since 1865
POLS 1113 US Government

Communications (9 credit hours)

ENGL 1113  Freshman Composition I 
ENGL 1213 Freshman Composition II
SPCH 1113 or
SPCH 2313
Introduction to Speech Communications or
Small Group Communications

Humanities (6 credit hours)

PHIL 1213 Ethics
  Humanities Elective* (3 credit hours)

Mathematics (3 credit hours)

MATH 1513 College Algebra

General Education Elective (3 credit hours)

Course must be from Social Sciences, Foreign Language, or Fine Arts.

Interdepartmental Requirements (1 credit hour)

ORIE 1011 College Strategies
AS in Information Technologies Enrollment Guide
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Total Required Hours: 63

Lower-division Program Requirements (24 credit hours)

Technical Elective (3 credit hours)

May use a lower-division BT option course here.

IT Core Requirements (21 credit hours)

ITD 1033 Computer Logic & Flowcharting
ITD 1203 Introduction to C Programming
ITD 1213 Hardware Systems Support
ITD 1223 Network Systems
ITD 1243 Principles of Information Security
ITD 1353 Web Development
ITD 2223 Operating Systems

General Education Requirements (38 credit hours)

American History & Government (6 credit hours)

HIST 1483 or
HIST 1493
US History to 1865 or
US History Since 1865
POLS 1113 US Government

Communications (9 credit hours)

ENGL 1113  Freshman Composition I 
ENGL 1213 Freshman Composition II
SPCH 1113 or
SPCH 2313
Introduction to Speech Communications or
Small Group Communications

Humanities (6 credit hours)

PHIL 1213 Ethics
  Humanities Elective* (3 credit hours)

Mathematics (3 credit hours)

MATH 1513 College Algebra

Science (8 credit hours)

At least one course must be a lab science course.

Lab Sciences 

BIOL 1014 General Biology (Non-Majors)
BIOL 1114 General Biology
BIOL 1404 General Botany
BIOL 1604 Zoology
BIOL 2104 Human Anatomy
CHEM 1314 General Chemistry

Non-lab Sciences

GEOL 1014 Earth Science
PHYS 1204 General Physical Science

General Education Electives (6 credit hours)

At least one course must be from Social Sciences, Foreign Language, or Fine Art.

Interdepartmental Requirements (1 credit hour)

ORIE 1011 College Strategies
BT in Information Technologies Enrollment Guide
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Total Required Hours: 121

Lower-division Program Requirements (33 credit hours)

Core Requirements (27 credit hours)

ITD 1033 Computer Logic & Flowcharting
ITD 1203 Introduction to C Programming
ITD 1213 Hardware Systems Support
ITD 1223 Network Systems
ITD 1243 Principles of Information Security
ITD 1353 Web Development
ITD 2203 Database Systems
ITD 2223 Operating Systems
ITD 2313 Script Programming

Cybersecurity & Digital Forensics Requirements (6 credit hours)

ITD 2413 Enterprise Security Management
  Technical Elective (3 credit hours)

Upper-division Program Requirements (37 credit hours)

Core Requirements (19 credit hours)

ITD 3201 Employment Orientation
ITD 3453 Information Systems & Architecture
ITD 4113 IT Project Management
ITD 4123 Applied Research & Development

ITD 4809 or

ITD 4806 &
_________

9-hour Internship or

6-hour Internship &
Upper-division Technical Elective

Cybersecurity & Digital Forensics Requirements (12 credit hours)

ITD 3433 Digital Forensics
ITD 3443 Network Security
ITD 3523 Intro to Applied Cryptography
ITD 3533 Secure System Administration

Upper-division Technical Electives (6 credit hours)

Courses from the option(s) the student is pursuing cannot be used as electives.

General Education Requirements (50 credit hours)

American History & Government (6 credit hours)

HIST 1483 or
HIST 1493
US History to 1865 or
US History Since 1865
POLS 1113 US Government

Communications (9 credit hours)

ENGL 1113  Freshman Composition I 
ENGL 1213 Freshman Composition II
SPCH 1113 or
SPCH 2313
Introduction to Speech Communications or
Small Group Communications

Humanities (6 credit hours)

PHIL 1213 Ethics
  Humanities Elective* (3 credit hours)

Mathematics (9 credit hours)

MATH 1513 College Algebra
MATH 3103 Discrete Mathematics
STAT 2013 Elementary Statistics

Science (8 credit hours)

At least one course must be a lab science course.

Lab Sciences

BIOL 1014 General Biology (Non-Majors)
BIOL 1114 General Biology
BIOL 1404 General Botany
BIOL 1604 Zoology
BIOL 2104 Human Anatomy
CHEM 1314 General Chemistry

Non-lab Sciences

GEOL 1014 Earth Science
PHYS 1204 General Physical Science

General Education Electives (12 credit hours)

At least one course must be from Social Sciences, Foreign Language, or Fine Art.

Interdepartmental Requirements (1 credit hour)

ORIE 1011 College Strategies
BT in Information Technologies Enrollment Guide
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Total Required Hours: 121

Lower-division Program Requirements (33 credit hours)

Core Requirements (27 credit hours)

ITD 1033 Introduction to Computer Logic
ITD 1203 Introduction to C Programing
ITD 1213 Hardware Systems Support
ITD 1223 Network Systems
ITD 1243 Principles of Information Security
ITD 1353 Web Development
ITD 2203 Database Systems
ITD 2223 Operating Systems
ITD 2313 Script Programming

Network Infrastructure Requirements (6 credit hours)

ITD 2133 Network Support Management
  Technical Elective (3 credit hours)

Upper-division Program Requirements (37 credit hours)

Core Requirements (19 credit hours)

ITD 3201 Employment Orientation
ITD 3453 Information Systems & Architecture
ITD 4113 IT Project Management
ITD 4123 Applied Research & Development

ITD 4809 or

ITD 4806 &
_________

9-hour Internship or

6-hour Internship & 
Upper-division Technical Elective

Network Infrastructure Requirements (12 credit hours)

ITD 3153 LAN/WAN Routing & Switching
ITD 3253 Server Administration
ITD 3533 Secure System Administration
ITD 3543 Enterprise Networking

Upper-division Technical Electives (6 credit hours)

Courses from the option(s) the student is pursuing cannot be used as electives.

General Education Requirements (50 credit hours)

American History & Government (6 credit hours)

HIST 1483 or
HIST 1493
US History to 1865 or
US History Since 1865
POLS 1113 US Government

Communications (9 credit hours)

ENGL 1113  Freshman Composition I 
ENGL 1213 Freshman Composition II
SPCH 1113 or
SPCH 2313
Introduction to Speech Communications or
Small Group Communications

Humanities (6 credit hours)

PHIL 1213 Ethics
  Humanities Elective* (3 credit hours)

Mathematics (9 credit hours)

MATH 1513 College Algebra
MATH 3103 Discrete Mathematics
STAT 2013 Elementary Statistics

Science (8 credit hours)

At least one course must be a lab science course.

Lab Sciences

BIOL 1014 General Biology (Non-Majors)
BIOL 1114 General Biology
BIOL 1404 General Botany
BIOL 1604 Zoology
BIOL 2104 Human Anatomy
CHEM 1314 General Chemistry

Non-lab Sciences

GEOL 1014 Earth Science
PHYS 1204 General Physical Science

General Education Electives (12 credit hours)

At least one course must be from Social Sciences, Foreign Language, or Fine Art.

Interdepartmental Requirements (1 credit hour)

ORIE 1011 College Strategies
BT in Information Technologies Enrollment Guide
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Total Required Hours: 121

Lower-division Program Requirements (33 credit hours)

Core Requirements (27 credit hours)

ITD 1033 Introduction to Computer Logic
ITD 1203 Introduction to C Programming
ITD 1213 Hardware Systems Support
ITD 1223 Network Systems
ITD 1243 Principles of Information Security
ITD 1353 Web Development
ITD 2203 Database Systems
ITD 2223 Operating Systems
ITD 2313 Script Programming

Software Development Requirements (6 credit hours)

ITD 1253 Object-Oriented Programing using C#
  Technical Elective (3 credit hours)

Upper-division Program Requirements (37 credit hours)

Core Requirements (19 credit hours)

ITD 3201 Employment Orientation
ITD 3453 Information Systems & Architecture
ITD 4113 IT Project Management
ITD 4123 Applied Research & Development

ITD 4809 or

ITD 4806 &
_________

9-hour Internship or

6-hour Internship & 
Upper-division Technical Elective

Software Development Requirements (9 credit hours)

ITD 3323 Enterprise Framework Programming
ITD 3333 Distributed Application Development
ITD 3663 Mobile Programming

Upper-division Technical Electives (9 credit hours)

Courses from the option(s) the student is pursuing cannot be used as electives.

General Education Requirements (50 credit hours)

American History & Government (6 credit hours)

HIST 1483 or
HIST 1493
US History to 1865 or
US History Since 1865
POLS 1113 US Government

Communications (9 credit hours)

ENGL 1113  Freshman Composition I 
ENGL 1213 Freshman Composition II
SPCH 1113 or
SPCH 2313
Introduction to Speech Communications or
Small Group Communications

Humanities (6 credit hours)

PHIL 1213 Ethics
  Humanities Elective* (3 credit hours)

Mathematics (9 credit hours)

MATH 1513 College Algebra
MATH 3103 Discrete Mathematics
STAT 2013 Elementary Statistics

Science (8 credit hours)

At least one course must be a lab science course.

Lab Sciences

BIOL 1014 General Biology (Non-Majors)
BIOL 1114 General Biology
BIOL 1404 General Botany
BIOL 1604 Zoology
BIOL 2104 Human Anatomy
CHEM 1314 General Chemistry

Non-lab Sciences

GEOL 1014 Earth Science
PHYS 1204 General Physical Science

General Education Electives (12 credit hours)

At least one course must be from Social Sciences, Foreign Language, or Fine Art.

Interdepartmental Requirements (1 credit hour)

ORIE 1011 College Strategies