Texas Tech University

Bachelor of Business Administration in Information Technology

From systems analysis and design to networking and database management, our information technology program provides students with the tools needed to be at the intersection of business and technology. With a degree in Information Technology, students learn how to leverage data to design, build and maintain computer applications to solve business problems. Our graduates are equipped with a competitive skill set, allowing them to excel in the fast-paced, ever-changing information technology environment.

Customized Learning Experience

In addition to developing a common body of knowledge in information technology, students must choose one of two tracks.

By selecting the data analytics track, you will develop knowledge in data management, processing and analysis, data mining and advanced modeling.

Core classes include:

  • Data Mining
  • Data Visualization
  • Analytics for Optimal Decision Making
  • Simulation for Business Analytics

By selecting the systems track, you will gain expertise in the analysis and design of information systems, management of information security, and network administration and development.

Core classes include:

  • Data Communication and System Security
  • Information Security
  • Information Systems Project Management
  • Web Design Implementation
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Job Placement Rate: 85.7% (December 2021)


With an increasing demand for IT professionals across every industry, information technology majors have various career opportunities. Our program will provide you with the required knowledge, skills and abilities to land your first job and establish yourself as a reliable and effective IT professional.

Among the most popular career opportunities are:

  • Data Modeling
  • Data Wrangling
  • ETL Process
  • SQL Development
  • Business Analytics
  • Data Analysis
  • Data Visualization
  • Simulation
  • Database Administration
  • System Analysis
  • System Development
  • System Integration
  • Mobile App Design
  • Software Consulting
  • Software Development
  • Software Security

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Admission Requirements

  • C or better in ISQS 2340
  • Cumulative Texas Tech GPA of 2.75 or higher