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Information Technology

Empowering Your Career in Information Technology

Georgia Southern University’s Information Technology department unfolds a comprehensive suite of programs for an ever-evolving tech landscape. Pursue a Bachelor’s in IT with specializations such as Cyber Security or Network and Data Center, or elevate your expertise with a Master’s degree. At Georgia Southern University, we focus on hands-on experience in state-of-the-art facilities bolstered by strong industry connections, ensuring students acquire practical, job-ready skills. With options ranging from traditional on-campus courses to a fully online Bachelor’s program, the department offers a well-rounded IT education that meets various learning preferences.

Innovate Your Future

Georgia Southern University provides extensive Information Technology education, including specializations in Cyber Security, Information Management, and Data Science. The department offers a fully online option and a Master’s degree with flexible thesis choices. Additional IT and Cyber Security minors complement these offerings, providing a customized IT education for each student.

Degree Programs

Accredited Pioneers

Our IT program was one of the first in the country to be accredited by the ABET.

Interactive Excellence

Experience cutting-edge network equipment and computer hardware in our interactive labs and classrooms.

Flexible, Hands-On Learning

Explore in-person and online IT programs focused on hands-on, industry-relevant learning experiences.

Club Connections

Connect with engineering students in campus groups like ITP, IEEE, WIT, and others.

Visualize Your Future


Average Salary

As you consider careers in IT, imagine yourself thriving in roles like Data Analysts, Network Managers or Cyber Security Specialists. Your path could lead you to big names like Progressive Insurance, Microsoft or AT&T, with an impressive average salary of $118,520 in Georgia (2021). IT isn’t just about tech firms; it’s everywhere – from manufacturing to healthcare, entertainment, and even defense. Whether in a large tech company or a dynamic startup, your IT skills open doors to endless possibilities, shaping a future without limits.