Integrated Technology

The Bachelor of Science in Integrated Technology from Husson University is designed to provide students with the skills they need to help organizations achieve business goals by creating computer information systems, developing software, and engaging in web design and development. The comprehensive program provides students with an in-depth understanding of enterprise software and specialized utility programs. The hands-on curriculum teaches students to effectively analyze customer needs and develop solutions.

Skills learned in the program include:

· How to identify issues and problems
· Collection and analysis of data
· Summarizing and presenting findings
· Project management
· Communications for client interaction 

Graduates of this degree program are highly trained professionals with expertise in areas ranging from building direct hardware interfaces to enterprise application development.

Integrated Technology at Husson UniversityThe Computer Information Systems Concentration

The concentration provides Integrated Technology degree candidates with the knowledge they need to become highly-skilled technology professionals with insight into business issues and processes. Computer information systems (CIS) specialists operate the computer systems, networks, and design the software that’s essential to today’s businesses and organizations. Graduates of our Integrated Technology degree program are well rounded and prepared to meet the demands of the modern work environment. The Husson CIS curriculum immerses students in general business courses along with specialized training in computer programming, hardware, networking, and project management.

Future Prospects for Students with an Integrated Technology Degree

Information technology is one of the fastest growing job fields. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Occupational Outlook Handbook, computer and information technology occupations are projected to grow 12 percent from 2014 to 2024, faster than the average for all occupations.

Solving strategic business problems through the effective use of technology can be an exciting and rewarding career. IT professionals work with management to determine both technical and business goals and implement technology that is both effective and reliable to accomplish these goals. This requires a strong understanding of both business and technology practices.

The ideal Integrated Technology degree candidate possesses the ability to think logically and make good decisions. They must be able to multi-task, pay close attention to detail, and have good communication skills along with leadership skills and strong organizational skills.

The Software Development Concentration

Our Bachelor of Science in Integrated Technology with a concentration in software development is designed to provide you with the skills needed to develop, create, and modify enterprise software or specialized utility programs. Students in our software development program are critical thinkers with a demonstrated ability to analyze and evaluate technical data. You'll learn to effectively analyze the customer's needs and design software solutions.

Putting critical thinking skills to great use, our software development program prepares students to identify issues and problems, collect and analyze data, and summarize and present findings. Our courses give students a strong theoretical background along with the practical skills necessary to thrive in today’s modern, high-tech environment. As a graduate, you’ll walk away with the confidence to be an effective communicator.

Why Take Software Development Courses at Husson?

Software development is a growing job field with an array of new employment opportunities. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Occupational Outlook Handbook, employment of software developers is projected to grow 17 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations.

Graduates of our software development concentration will be highly trained professionals in areas ranging from building direct hardware interfaces to enterprise application development.

Whether you’re looking for a few select software development courses or a degree in Integrated Technology, a Husson University education can help jump start your technology career!

The Web Design and Development Concentration

Our Bachelor of Science in Integrated Technology with a concentration in web design and development is designed to be a comprehensive educational program. You’ll learn about visual and experience design, technical development, marketing, and project management. This holistic approach to web design gives our graduates the option to pursue a wide variety of web-related careers.

With an experienced-based, forward-thinking curriculum, you’ll learn the core fundamentals along with emerging techniques and technologies. Our curriculum is constantly being updated to meet the demands of the marketplace. We’ll help you gain expertise in everything from desktop to mobile to the Internet of Things.

Students in our web design and development concentration are both creative and technical. They love to solve problems and create unique solutions for consumers and businesses. As you progress, you’ll have the opportunity to work with real-world clients on real projects in collaborative, team-oriented classroom and internship settings.

Our faculty is comprised of seasoned web professionals and educators who bring a wealth of practical experience and academic expertise to the classroom. Smaller class sizes in classroom and lab settings allow us to provide you with the individual attention you deserve. Our faculty wants to share our passion for technology and design with you and be your partner on your journey toward earning your bachelor's degree in integrated technology.

Why Take Web Design and Development Courses at Husson?

The employment outlook for web design and development professionals is excellent. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Occupational Outlook Handbook, employment of web developers is projected to grow 27 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations.

If you want to be part of an exciting and innovative profession, at the intersection of technology and marketing, that’s constantly evolving, then Husson University’s Bachelor of Science in Integrated Technology is for you.

Contact
Phone and Email Address
Lee Speronis, J.D., B.S., C.H.E., C.H.I.A.
Associate Professor, Director of School of Hospitality, Sport and Tourism Management
207.941.7171
speronisl@husson.edu
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