Information Technology Degrees Added to IADT-Tampa Curriculum

November 3, 2011

IADT logoTampa, FL (IADT) Nov. 3, 2011 – Students who pursue an Information Technology degree at IADT-Tampa have access to the resources they need to learn how to install and manage information systems, intranets, and extranets for all kinds of organizations. These programs are designed to offer a well-rounded foundation in the basic areas of IT, including programming, local area networks (LANs) and wide area networks (WANs).

The IT degree programs feature instruction in important concepts such as Web programming, database design and development, PC troubleshooting, hardware management, and virus detection. Students can develop a solid understanding of how to configure and administer networks within a Windows environment while also being exposed to the Linux operating system. 

Some of the Information Technology courses available through these two degree programs include Web Programming, End User Support, Database Design and Development, Security Fundamentals, Linux Operating Systems and Object Oriented Programming.

Classes are taught by industry-experienced instructors who understand what it takes to succeed in this continually changing field. Their real world knowledge is passed along through a combination of classroom learning and hands-on training.

The associate’s and bachelor’s IT degrees at IADT-Tampa combine engaging classroom instruction with dynamic training to offer a well-rounded learning experience. Motivated students can find the resources they need to pursue both educational and career goals.

About IADT-Tampa

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 Tampa campus (IADT-Tampa), which opened in 1984, offers degree programs in fashion design, interior design, graphic design, professional photography, audio production, information technology, retail merchandise management, Internet marketing, and Web design and development. Students also have the opportunity to take a portion of their coursework online through IADT-Online.

IADT-Tampa 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 – Tampa’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, Find disclosures on graduation rates, student financial obligations and more at  IADT-Tampa cannot guarantee employment or salary and is a member of the Career Education Corporation (NASDAQ:CECO) network of universities, colleges and schools. For more information, visit