In the Information Technology B.S. program at Vermont State, you’ll get both the classroom and real-world experience you need to design, build, and deploy dynamic software systems; scalable and secure data networks; and telecommunication infrastructures. You will develop the technical savvy necessary to effectively interact with software developers at a detailed level while recognizing the big-picture business viewpoint and how to communicate effectively with the rest of an organization.
Graduates of this program are prepared to understand the organization and technology of computers, databases, networking, and other information technologies. Through your coursework and internships, you will be introduced to the breadth of technologies and to the basics of the business world.
We understand that the cost and value of your education is important to you. That’s why we’re committed to being one of the most affordable colleges in Vermont and why more than 80% of our students receive aid. We're here to help you fit this program into your unique financial picture. Contact this program's Admissions Counselor any time to discuss what types of financial aid are right for you.
Combined with scholarships and aid, a Vermont State education is within reach for students from all financial backgrounds. Speak with our Admissions Counselor to estimate what your true out-of-pocket costs might be for this program.
Tuition and Fees
Tuition for Information Technology, B.S. This includes the general tuition and program tuition.
$13,680 Full Time Annual
$24,696 Full Time Annual
Total Mandatory Fees
Undergraduate (In-Person / In-Person Plus)
$1,416 Full Time Annual
Housing and Food
$7,830 Full Time Annual
For complete information on tuition and fees across all programs and locations, as well as indirect costs of attendance, visit the complete tuition and fees page.
Why Study Information Technology at Vermont State?
Growing Opportunity: The U.S. Department of Labor Statistics estimates there will be more than 42,000 openings per year for computer and information systems managers, and the field is expected to grow 11% through 2030.
Exceptional Preparation: Vermont State IT graduates have found a job or gone on to continue their education within six months of graduating.
Hands-on Learning: Our labs allow you to design, build, and deploy dynamic software systems, scalable and secure data networks, and other IT infrastructure.
Expert Faculty: Our IT faculty are respected professionals and bring experience from the U.S. military, Fortune 500 companies, and their own startups.
What You’ll Learn
Our program will equip you with a comprehensive understanding of programming fundamentals and system maintenance. You’ll learn to develop both static and dynamic web pages, as well as acquire the skills necessary to install, monitor, and maintain computer networks. We’ll teach you how to administer systems for shared services, including those that utilize UNIX-based operating systems. We deliver a rigorous education in information technology, preparing you to become an expert in the field and ready to take the next step in your career or academic pursuits.
Outside the Classroom, In the Community
You’ll gain leading-edge skills for information technology jobs through internships, co-ops, career coaching, and more. Our internship placements will help grow your professional network.
You’ll have access to state-of-the art technology in our dedicated computer and electronics labs.
“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.”