Experience the perfect blend of classroom learning and real-world experience while you prepare for a successful career in one of the nation’s fastest-growing fields. Through Vermont State University’s Information Technology (IT) associate and bachelor’s programs, you’ll gain the skills and knowledge to help determine the information technology goals of a company and then implement systems to achieve them. Graduates of Vermont State’s program have a solid understanding of the organization and technology of computers, databases, and networking.
Why Study Information Technology at Vermont State?
- A growing field: More than 42,000 openings per year are predicted for computer and information systems managers and the field is expected to grow 11% through 2030.*
- Exceptional career preparation: Vermont State IT graduates have found a job or gone on to continue their education within six months of graduating.
- Design and build in our labs: Our labs give you the opportunity to design, build, and deploy dynamic software systems, scalable and secure data networks, and other IT infrastructure.
- Learn from expert faculty: Our information technology faculty are respected professionals and bring experience from the U.S. military, Fortune 500 companies, and their own startups.
*Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Financial Aid for Information Technology Students
Vermont State University is providing a high-quality, affordable degree in Information Technology to students across Vermont and beyond. More than 80 percent of Vermont State students are awarded financial aid, including new students, transfer students, international students, out-of-state students, and first-generation students. Our financial aid team is here to help you explore all your options.
Internships & Jobs in Information Technology
At Vermont State, you’ll gain leading-edge skills for information technology jobs through internships, co-ops, career coaching, and more. Our internship placements are guaranteed to grow your professional network.
“I wanted to work for a company that does a lot of business but operated as a small business — and my employer, Red River, does that. I’m thrilled to get into emerging technologies and come up with solutions no one has created before.”Alexander Schramm ‘15