Admission into the University of Cincinnati’s online Applied Business in Information Technology associate degree program is open to all students with a high school diploma or GED and the desire to succeed in college. Although admission is open, students accepted into the program must meet the academic standards of the program to advance to upper levels of study.
You are currently a high school senior or have a high school diploma, GED or home-school equivalent.
As a first year student, you will need to take an English and mathematics placement test if you have not obtained the minimum ACT/SAT score required for exemption. These tests do not affect your admission; however, the results are essential for your proper placement in classes. You must complete placement tests before you register for English or mathematics courses. All placement tests are given free of charge.
Transferability is based on school accreditation, course/content comparability (including evaluation of practical assignments), year taken, and final grade.
Submit all official transcripts for every school attended. Learn more about requesting your transcripts.
Submit official transcripts for all schools attended or GED scores to:
University of Cincinnati Office of Admissions
P.O. Box 210091
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0091
UC requires all students to complete at least half of the program at UC to receive their degree.
An associate degree in Information Technology will put you on the right path to grow in the IT field. A few career opportunities include:
When you get your associate degree in Information Technology, the average salary is $37,900 annually (according to securitydegreehub.com). A mid-career annual salary in Information Technology is $74,500 (students would want to pursue a bachelor degree in IT to reach this salary). It is possible to earn an annual salary of $100,000+ (students would want to pursue their masters degree in IT for this salary).
No. your degree will be conferred by the University of Cincinnati, which will also be reflected on your transcripts and degree.
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