WHAT YOU’LL LEARN WHILE PURSUING YOUR ONLINE BS DEGREE IN IT WITH CONCENTRATION IN DATA ANALYTICS
The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology program with Concentration in Data Analytics is designed to provide students opportunity to develop a basic foundation in IT and the knowledge and confidence to address tech challenges through the lens of data analysis. Students work to develop skills to examine data, problem-solve, and think critically about how it can be used to benefit both consumers and businesses.
In this concentration, students integrate business concepts with IT methods and tools for large-size data modeling. Students focus on areas such as management, predictive analytics, business intelligence, databases, and information system design.
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KEYS TO SUCCESS WHILE PURSUING A BS DEGREE IN IT WITH CONCENTRATION IN DATA ANALYTICS
An interest in learning and continual growth are vital to success. You must be passionate about finding smart tech solutions.
Examining and analyzing data requires students to think critically and find patterns in large sets of information. You must be comfortable communicating your findings with your team, asking questions to solve problems, and listening carefully to help find a solution.
Continuing Education After Earning Your Degree in Information Technology
South College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award degrees at the doctorate, educational specialist, master’s, baccalaureate, and associate levels, as well as certificates. Questions about the accreditation of South College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).
All students must minimally meet the requirements for general admission to South College. General admission to South College does not guarantee admission to the program. Program admission is not granted until the following is met.
For Bachelor’s programs – Successful completion of 45 hours of the required curriculum at South College, earning the minimum grades required by the program.
Amounts for tuition, fees, books, and supplies are subject to change. South College follows the required methodology provided by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission for the reporting of employment information for graduates. This information is compiled on an annual basis and submitted to the Commission by October 15 each year for graduates during the most recently completed reporting year (July 1-June 30). For more detailed information related to the calculation of graduate employment rates, please click here.
*The career options listed above are a small sample of potential job titles, and are not meant to be comprehensive. Students may or may not find employment in these positions.
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