Sep 30, 2020  
2018-2019 EIU Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 EIU Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer and Information Technology (B.S.) - General Requirements

The following describes the general requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Computer and Information Technology.  Those requirements were designed to meet the educational standards of the university or related professional organization.

1. Credit Hour Requirement and Distribution:

Students must meet the following credit hour requirements to receive a Bachelor of Science in Computer and Information Technology (CIT) degree:

Degree Requirement Credit Hour
General Education 33 hours*
Mathematics 6-7 hours
Physical Sciences 8 hours
Technical 36 hours
Management 16 hours
Electives 21 hours
Total 120-121 hours

2. General Education (33 hours*):

*In addition to the required mathematics and physical science courses, 33 hours of general education courses are required by the university to prepare the students to become well-rounded professionals.

3. Mathematics: (6-7 hours):

5. Required Technical Courses (36 hours):

Required technical and management courses as well as elective courses can be found in the following section.