The mission of the Bachelor of Science in Information Technology Degree Program is to educate students in the science and practices of information technology, preparing them for a lifetime of learning and for careers in information technology as well as in a wide variety of disciplines that integrate information technology into their respective fields of activity.
The objectives of the Information Technology Program at UCF are that:
- Graduates demonstrate the technical competence necessary for careers in information technology as well as in a wide variety of disciplines that integrate information technology into their respective fields of activity
- Graduates demonstrate communication skills, teamwork capabilities, and leadership abilities necessary for a successful professional career.
- Graduates participate in life-long learning activities appropriate to their profession, including graduate study, professional training, and involvement in professional societies.
By graduation each student should be able to:
- Analyze a complex computing problem and to apply principles of computing and other relevant disciplines to identify solutions.
- Design, implement, and evaluate a computing-based solution to meet a given set of computing requirements in the context of the program’s discipline.
- Communicate effectively in a variety of professional contexts.
- Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles.
- Function effectively as a member or leader of a team engaged in activities appropriate to the program’s discipline.
- Use systemic approaches to select, develop, apply, integrate, and administer secure computing technologies to accomplish user goals.
- Effectively integrate security standards and best practices into IT-based systems.
- Apply technical skills in a diverse IT landscape to recognize and mitigate the potential negative impacts created by the introduction of new IT-based solutions on individuals, communities, and society as a whole.
|Academic Year||Academic Plan||Fall Enrollment||Degrees Awarded
Summer, Fall, Spring
|2020-21||Information Technology BS||1174||277|
|2019-20||Information Technology BS||1054||201|
|2018-19||Information Technology BS||951||193|
|2017-18||Information Technology BS||834||169|
|2016-17||Information Technology BS||837||184|
|2015-16||Information Technology BS||837||201|
|2014-15||Information Technology BS||729||143|
|2013-14||Information Technology BS||691||124|
|2012-13||Information Technology BS||622||107|
|2011-12||Information Technology BS||551||92|
|2010-11||Information Technology BS||457||61|
Current Year data reflects Final Fall Headcount and Summer/Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 Degrees.