IADT-Detroit Announces New Information Technology Degree Programs
June 1, 2011
Detroit, MI (IADT) June 1, 2011 – The new associate’s and bachelor’s Information Technology degree programs at IADT-Detroit feature hands-on learning opportunities that allow students to become familiar with today’s wide range of networking technology. The programs offer instruction in web programming, database design and development, PC troubleshooting and virus detection.
Students pursuing an associate’s or bachelor’s degree in IT can learn the fundamentals of installing and managing information systems, as well as intranets and extranets used by organizations of all different sizes and scopes.
The Associate of Science in Information Technology degree program at IADT-Detroit offers a well-rounded foundation in basic areas of IT. Students can learn how to configure and administer networks within a Windows environment and keep a company’s internal information secure. Students who obtain their AS in Information Technology can potentially pursue entry-level career opportunities in positions such as data entry technician, PC support technician, network control technician and field service representative.
The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree program at IADT-Detroit can help students gain a solid understanding of computer and small network installation and administration. Whether it’s learning routing and switching technologies or the complete Linux operating system, this bachelor-level program can help students gain industry-current knowledge and skills. Students who obtain their BS in Information Technology should have the knowledge and skills needed to pursue entry-level career opportunities in positions such as network administrator, systems designer, IT project leader and systems analyst.
The associate’s and bachelor’s Information Technology degree programs at IADT-Detroit combine engaging classroom instruction with hands-on electronic training to give students a well-rounded, industry-relevant educational experience.
About the International Academy of Design and Technology in Detroit
With more than 30 years as an established institution, the International Academy of Design and Technology offers students a hands-on education with experienced faculty dedicated to providing students with the necessary skills, knowledge, support and guidance to pursue fulfilling career opportunities in the design and technology fields. The Detroit campus (IADT-Detroit), which opened in 2003, offers degree programs in fashion design, fashion design and merchandising, interior design, graphic design, game production, digital media production, Internet marketing, Web design and development, information technology, and retail merchandise management. Students also have the opportunity to take a portion of their coursework online through IADT-Online. The school is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). ACICS is a national accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education. The International Academy of Design & Technology – Detroit’s Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design program is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA), 206 Grandville Ave, Suite 350, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, www.accredit-id.org. IADT-Detroit cannot guarantee employment or salary and is part of the Career Education Corporation network of schools (NASDAQ: CECO). For more information, please visit www.iadt.edu/Detroit or call 888-838-2111.