Florida International University (FIU) in Miami, Florida, is a public research institution with more than 190 programs online and in person. Its nearly 58,000 learners come from 142 countries.
Online BS in Information Technology
Florida International University's School of Computing and Information Sciences offers a fully online bachelor of science in information technology with start dates in spring, summer, and fall each year. Distance learners watch online lectures, work on group projects, and receive real-time instructor feedback. Practical work with new technologies helps students develop career-relevant skills.
The 120-credit curriculum explores programming, database development, operating systems, and software development. Students can choose electives like IT automation, enterprise cybersecurity, and data communications. Online information technology majors who qualify can apply to join the Honors College. The Florida Board of Governors recognized FIU for its excellence in training future computing specialists.
Applying to FIU
Admission requirements include an online application, a $30 application fee, official high school transcripts, and official SAT or ACT scores.
Program at a Glance
- School Type: Public
- Accreditation: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
- Tuition: $229/credit (in state); $346/credit (out of state)
- Required Credits: 120
- Delivery Format: 100% online (asynchronous)