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Information Technology Degree

Oregon Tech students in the IT degree program build the networks, streamline the processes, and manage the data we rely on every day.

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What you will learn

By earning your IT degree from Oregon Tech, you will be prepared to begin, or advance your career with the knowledge and skills that employers across the country and around the world are looking for in this high-demand field.

Throughout the program you’ll be exposed to all the major information technology systems, including:

  • Application Development
  • Systems Analysis
  • Data Management and Analytics
  • Information Security
  • Network and Systems Administration

Working with your faculty advisor, you will select one or more of these areas to focus your studies on through additional advanced coursework in our one-of-a-kind Enterprise Technology and Cybersecurity Lab.


Real-World Lab Powers Student Success

Oregon Tech’s Enterprise Technology and Cybersecurity Lab (ETC) provides students with hands on access to a $1.5 million real world data center environment, equivalent to that found...


Which path is right for you?

Klamath Falls Campus

Oregon Tech's main campus is situated between Klamath Lake and the foothills of the Cascade Mountains. It's a beautiful and environmentally-rich setting for some of the Northwest's newest educational facilities utilizing green-building practices.

Portland-Metro Campus

Oregon Tech's urban campus is located in Wilsonville, 18 miles from downtown Portland. The Portland-Metro campus is designed to provide an industry-focused educational experience in the heart of Silicon Forest.

Online Campus

Online students are able to select in-demand degree programs that give them the credentials and specialized knowledge to succeed in their chosen field of expertise.

Extend your credentials with Certifications and Badges

The Oregon Tech IT degree program also offers certificates and badges that students can earn along the way to completing their bachelor’s degree, to help in your professional growth and opportunities for vertical moves in your organization.

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About the Program

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

Focus Area Options

  • Cybersecurity, Networking, Database, Programming, Business Analytics


  • Klamath Falls
  • Portland-Metro
  • Online

For questions, contact:

Jeff Dickson

Jeff Dickson, Program Director


Oregon Tech’s B.S. in Information Technology has received specialized accreditation through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, USA.


IT Careers

With 96% of our graduates either employed (average starting salaries = $60k) or seeking an advanced degree within six months of graduation, Oregon Tech graduates are successful in the workplace because of the unique, in-demand knowledge and skill set they gain in the program.

Graduates of Oregon Tech’s IT Degree Program are prepared through a hands-on, career-directed technology program that produces innovators and problem solvers that excel in their field. Oregon Tech’s belief in the power of a hands-on education means that our graduates have the best technology placement track record of any public colleges or universities in Oregon and in many other states as well. An IT degree from Oregon Tech means something to the people you want to work for.

Our graduates work for:

  • Intel
  • Google
  • Nike
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Tripwire
  • Mentor Graphics
  • Asante Health Systems

Career Paths:

  • Network Administrator
  • Business Analyst
  • Database Analyst/Administrator
  • Systems Analyst/Administrator
  • Application Developer

Graduate Success
Among all Oregon Tech degrees 2017-2019

Employed: 90%
Continuing Education: 6%
Success Rate: 96%
Starting Median Salary: $60,000
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We prepare our students to be IT professionals. With a variety of concentrations ranging from Networking to Business Analytics, the hands-on courses at Oregon Tech will help you prepare for a career in the information technology industry. Some courses that an IT student at Oregon Tech might take include:

Installing and Configuring Windows Server

Introduces the fundamental skills required to install, configure, and manage a Windows Server.

Intro to Relational Databases

Covers the fundamentals of relational databases, and their management and operation.

Advanced Programming

Advanced survey of programming topics in areas such as Object Oriented, Data Mining, Business Intelligence and Web Scripting.

Information Systems Security

An overview of security challenges and strategies of countermeasure in the information systems environment.

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