Information Systems & Technologies

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Department of Information Systems & Technologies
Weber State University Davis
2750 N University Park Blvd
Mail Code 101
Layton, UT 84041-9099

Phone: 801-395-3520

What can I do with a degree in information systems and technologies?

Demand is high for computer-related jobs. As an IS&T graduate, you will enjoy a wide range of opportunities. You can work in a variety of positions, including:

  • Software developer
  • Systems analyst
  • Network engineer
  • Information security officer
  • Systems integrator
  • Database administrator
  • System administrator or other IT-related position

What will I learn?

You may choose either the systems development concentration or the information security concentration.

In systems development, you will learn to:

  • Analyze, design, program, support and manage computer systems for businesses and other organizations
  • Design, implement and manage effective database and web-based applications

In information security, you will learn to:

  • Design and administer networks for secure electronic commerce
  • Design and implement effective security policies for businesses
  • Investigate cyber crime

As an IS&T student, you will learn in state-of-the-art computer classrooms and labs from industry-experienced faculty. IS&T courses are taught at WSU Davis and are offered at night to accommodate the schedules of full-time workers.

What is the application process?

Students seeking a degree or certificate within the John B. Goddard School of Business & Economics (GSBE) must be formally admitted. For admissions criteria and the step-by-step admissions process, click here.

Degrees available:

  • Bachelor’s Degree: Bachelor of Arts or Science (B.A. or B.S.) in Information Systems & Technologies with an emphasis in information security or system development
  • Associate’s Degree: Associate of Science (A.S.) Information Systems & Technologies
  • Minor: Information Systems & Technologies
  • Bachelor of Integrated Studies: IST Emphasis
  • Departmental Honors: IST Honors Option
  • Graduate Certificate

The Department of Information Systems & Technologies is part of the John B. Goddard School of Business & Economics, which is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business—the highest level of accreditation attainable.