Computer Systems Technology
The Computer Systems Technology sequence focuses on developing individuals with the knowledge, communication skills, and management ability to interface with computer industry professionals in a variety of industrial and business settings.
Point of Pride
Computer Systems Technology students learn and work in two microcomputer labs, two telecommunications facilities, and an electronics laboratory.
Why study Computer Systems Technology?
The Computer Systems Technology program of study is an interdisciplinary curriculum that provides a background in iterative project management, computer technology, software development, information management, and other industry-related technologies. The goal of the sequence, using IT technical certifications (like Microsoft and Cisco), is to prepare professionals for the management technical computer systems and their development. Coursework emphasizes diverse technical and professional backgrounds in network configuration and security, operating system administration, and project management leadership.
Applying to Illinois State
Illinois State's preferred filing period for freshman students for the fall semester is September 1-November 15. Applying early is encouraged, as the University must limit enrollment due to space at the University and in specific majors/programs. Visit the Office of Admissions to apply today!