Information Technology Degree at Cypress College

Request more information about the information technology program by clicking on the links below:

Information Technology Degree

The information technology degree program at Cypress College teaches students the design of technological systems such as computing systems for the solution of business and research data and communications support needs. Students who graduate from the information technology degree program may pursue careers in IT technology, including IT network administrator, engineer, program manager, and more. Courses include principles of computer hardware and software components, algorithms, databases, telecommunications, user tactics, and more. Get more details below including other California colleges that offer information technology degrees.

Learn more by requesting information now!

Students Enrolled in the Information Technology Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. Cypress College has offered the following programs for students:

  • Less Than One Year Certificate
  • Associate's Degree

Students by Academic Level (2015)

 Graduates
Less Than One Year Certificate1
Associate's Degree4

Students by Gender (2015)

 Graduates
Male4
Female1

Students by Race (2015)

 Graduates
Asian3
Hispanic1
White1

Source: IPEDS Survey 2012-2015: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

Career Options for Graduates

Upon completion of the Information Technology program at Cypress College, most students have pursued careers in the following fields:

Computer and Information Systems Managers

Description

Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as electronic data processing, information systems, systems analysis, and computer programming.

Computer and Information Research Scientists

Description

Conduct research into fundamental computer and information science as theorists, designers, or inventors. Develop solutions to problems in the field of computer hardware and software.

Computer Systems Analysts

Description

Analyze science, engineering, business, and other data processing problems to implement and improve computer systems. Analyze user requirements, procedures, and problems to automate or improve existing systems and review computer system capabilities, workflow, and scheduling limitations. May analyze or recommend commercially available software.

Information Security Analysts

Description

Plan, implement, upgrade, or monitor security measures for the protection of computer networks and information. May ensure appropriate security controls are in place that will safeguard digital files and vital electronic infrastructure. May respond to computer security breaches and viruses.

Software Developers, Applications

Description

Develop, create, and modify general computer applications software or specialized utility programs. Analyze user needs and develop software solutions. Design software or customize software for client use with the aim of optimizing operational efficiency. May analyze and design databases within an application area, working individually or coordinating database development as part of a team. May supervise computer programmers.

Software Developers, Systems Software

Description

Research, design, develop, and test operating systems-level software, compilers, and network distribution software for medical, industrial, military, communications, aerospace, business, scientific, and general computing applications. Set operational specifications and formulate and analyze software requirements. May design embedded systems software. Apply principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis.

Computer Network Architects

Description

Design and implement computer and information networks, such as local area networks (LAN), wide area networks (WAN), intranets, extranets, and other data communications networks. Perform network modeling, analysis, and planning. May also design network and computer security measures. May research and recommend network and data communications hardware and software.

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Information Technology Programs in California

Information Technology programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctorate Degree (PhD,MD,...)

Trident University International

Cypress, CA
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: Career College
  • 190 students completed this program

Programs

  • Information Technology (B,M)

Bethesda University of California

Anaheim, CA
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: Seminary and Bible College

Programs

  • Information Technology (B)

Fullerton College

Fullerton, CA
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 6 students completed this program

Programs

  • Information Technology (C,A)

California State University - Fullerton

Fullerton, CA
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 10 students completed this program

Programs

  • Information Technology (M)

Santa Ana College

Santa Ana, CA
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 35 students completed this program

Programs

  • Information Technology (C,A)

El Camino College - Compton Center

Compton, CA
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: Community College

Programs

  • Information Technology (A)

Rio Hondo College

Whittier, CA
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 9 students completed this program

Programs

  • Information Technology (C,A)

Santiago Canyon College

Orange, CA
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 28 students completed this program

Programs

  • Information Technology (C,A)

Stanbridge University

Irvine, CA
Request Information

School Details

  • Type: Career College
  • 29 students completed this program

Programs

  • Information Technology (C,A,B,M)

Request Information

Contact Information

General Contact

Admissions Office

  • Phone: (714) 484-7346

Financial Aid Office

  • Phone: (714) 484-7114

School Reviews

Overall Rating: 5 / 5 Stars

Based on 1 Review for Cypress College

College Video

School Map




FINANCIAL AID RATE
77%

STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
25:1

FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
$2,095