The information technology field has some of the hottest jobs today. At Elmhurst University, you can earn your bachelor’s degree and quickly access success in this high powered industry.
The skills you need
You will gain a solid foundation in the most relevant computer technologies, from web programming and building SQL databases to the infrastructure supporting modern network environments. In the final class, you will team up with a group of your classmates to create an app or website on the Internet.
Computer courses on campus and online
Computer classes meet in the evenings, so it’s easy to fit them into your busy schedule. In addition, many are offered both online and on campus. You can attend classes on campus in person, participate online in real time, or watch the presentation later, the choice is yours.
As a computer science student at Elmhurst, you will have access to our powerful network of technologies and applications. You won’t need to buy any software or even come to campus: our Citrix server has the latest versions of tools like Visual Studio, WordPress and Microsoft SQL Server, and you can access it on any device. , from anywhere in the world.
Elmhurst faculty members are academics and expert practitioners in the field. They bring years of experience in government, the military, the insurance industry and more. Most importantly, they are dedicated to getting to know you and helping you achieve your goals.
Careers in Information Technology
Elmhurst IT alumni work at companies like Dyson, Walgreens and Chase Bank, doing everything from business intelligence and database development to website development. With a computer science degree from Elmhurst University, you will also be well prepared for a dynamic career in a high growth field.
Elmhurst’s computer program put me on the right track. Classes are small and the teachers are always there to help you succeed. And I have learned many essential skills that I am currently applying in my new career at Walgreens.
Arturas Sigajevas ’16, Technical Support, Walgreens