Jan 16, 2021  
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Information Technology, B.A.S.

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Bachelor of Applied Science in Information Technology Degree
College of Computing and Software Engineering
(678) 915-4292

The Bachelor of Applied Science in Information Technology is designed for students who have an Associate of Applied Science in computing from a member institution of the Technical College System of Georgia.  The courses that you have completed for your AAS will transfer as a block, and you will be required to take an additional 60 credit hours (or approximately 2 years of full-time study) to obtain the BAS degree. 

General Education (43-44 Credit Hours)

See listing of requirements.   

The Area A math requirement is MATH 1113 Pre-Calculus and the Area D math requirement is MATH 1107 Elementary Statistics.  The BASIT Area B requires COM 1100 Human Communication and STS 2105 Social Issues.

Area A 9 hours
Area B 5 hours
Area C 6 hours
Area D 11 hours (1 credit hour carried to Area F)
​Area E 12 hours


*If MATH 1160 Elementary Applied Calculus (3 credit hours) is taken, the General Education total will be 43 credit hours.
*If MATH 1190 Calculus 1 (4 credit hours) is taken, the General Education total will be 44 credit hours.

Students should see their advisor for specific general education requirements in their major.

Lower Division Major Requirements (Area F) (18 Credit Hours)

Technical Block (30 Credit Hours)

The Technical Block requires:

30 hours of CIS/CIST courses from the student’s A.A.S. degree.

Program Total (123 Credit Hours)

University-Wide Degree Requirements



All IT, CS, CSE AND SWE designator courses must have a grade of “C” or better.

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