IT touches every facet of life at Worcester State—spanning computer network, Internet access, email and phone communications, classroom instruction, hardware and software, collaborative learning, security, strategic planning, and infrastructure. The SITE focuses on hands-on experience-based learning and training to prepare you to be work-ready with technical skills in IT, telecommunications, network analysis, design, network management and administration – an essential skill set for a rewarding career in a range of industry sectors.
Our BSc Information Technology is structured in ways that map explicitly on to modern technology, and includes systems design, application development in a modern industrial strength programming language, network design and management, web-application development including both server and client side programming.
With almost 90% of our graduates either employed (average starting salaries = $55k) or seeking an advanced degree within six months of graduation, Oregon Tech graduates are successful in the workplace because of the unique, in-demand knowledge and skill set they gain in the program.
Year 12 completion with ACER administered Higher Education LL&N testing and / or online technology aptitude testing with a minimum score of 60% or Direct Entry including prior educational attainment; ACER administered Higher Education LL&N testing and / or online technology aptitude testing with a minimum score of 60%.
In today’s world intelligent applications, mobile applications, data analytics and the Internet of Things (IoT) are driving innovation and disrupting everything around us. As coding has become the 21st century skill of innovation, this course allows you to immerse yourself in all things technology and develop innovative software solutions through coding that will transform and disrupt society in a meaningful way.