Degree type(s): Bachelor's; Minor
Degree field(s): Business & Finance; Information Technology/Computers
Location(s): Bismarck, ND

Information Technology Management Bachelor’s Degree Program

Four year degree; Bachelor of Science (BS)

In the Information Technology Management bachelor’s degree program at the University of Mary, you will learn to develop hardware and software information systems and incorporate this technology into new or existing IT systems. In addition to learning how to analyze and troubleshoot information systems, you will also learn to create administrative and project management solutions to solve real business problems. This undergraduate program will prepare you for a wide range of careers in information technology.

The IT management program is offered as a four-year Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Mary’s main campus in Bismarck, North Dakota. To earn your degree even faster, you can also choose our groundbreaking Year-Round Campus option, which enables you to complete your bachelor’s degree in just 2.6 years. We also offer the IT management degree via convenient evening or online classes that enable you to continue working while earning your bachelor’s degree.

IT Management Program Highlights

The Information Technology Management bachelor’s degree program will prepare you with a broad range of career skills in information systems and project management, including:

  • Database system design and analysis.
  • Programming logic and diverse computer applications.
  • Analysis and troubleshooting of network performance and IT systems.
  • Project team leadership.

The University of Mary also offers our four-year undergraduate students numerous advantages over other colleges and universities:


  1. Affordable Education

    At the University of Mary, you can earn your bachelor’s degree in information technology management at one of the most affordable private universities in the United States.

  2. Financial Aid

    99 percent of our main campus students receive some type of scholarship or financial aid to help support their education


  1. Accreditation

    The University of Mary’s Information Technology Management bachelor’s degree program is accredited through the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education.

  2. Experienced Faculty

    Work closely in small classes with top faculty who bring real-world IT management experience to their classrooms.

  3. Values-based Education

    Study in a supportive learning environment grounded in Christian, Catholic, Benedictine values that will enrich your life and career.


  1. Year-Round Campus

    To enable our main campus students to earn their undergraduate degrees in less time, the University of Mary offers an innovative Year-Round Campus option.

  2. Evening and Online Programs

    In addition to being offered at our main campus, the IT management degree is also available:

      1. Through online or evening classes, which meet one night each week. Evening classes are available in Alexandria, MN; Billings, MT; Bismarck, ND; Fargo, ND; and Watford City, ND
      2. Blended combination of online and evening classes


  1. Experiential Learning

    Gain real-world IT management and leadership experience you can apply to a wide range of careers.

  2. Emerging Leaders Academy

    Receive one-on-one mentorship by a local business leader in our Emerging Leaders Academy.

IT Management Career Outlook

The U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics projects rapid job growth in the field of computer and information systems management. Job growth will be driven by companies upgrading their IT systems and switching to newer, faster, and more mobile networks. An increased need for security in IT departments will be an additional source of growth.

All of the following courses require a final grade of C or higher to count towards the major. Courses marked with an * should be completed prior to application to the major. They also require a grade of C or higher.

BUS 200, 201, 215, 230, 371, 380, 401, 454; ITM 200, 220, 300, 310, 330, 340, 410, 420, 430; 456 or 452

*CIS 101 or pass the equivalency exam,

*ENG 121, *COM 110, *MAT 180

Students must also complete ALU 499, Senior Competencies Assessment, an exam to be taken during their last semester of study.

BUS 215; ITM 200, 220, 310, 340; BUS 454 and one CIS or ITM elective

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Even as one of the most affordable private universities in the nation, the University of Mary does offer a variety of scholarships. In fact, 99% of main campus undergraduate students receive some form of scholarship! 

Some scholarships are available for specific academic programs, such as nursing, while other scholarships are available for certain student populations, such as military and veteran students

We strongly encourage you to contact your personal admissions representative to discover all of the options that might be available to you. In many cases, a program specific scholarship is just one component of a complete financial aid package. 

Our admissions professionals will work together with our Office of Financial Assistance to ensure that you get the best financial aid package possible to finance your education. 

Acceptance at the University of Mary does not automatically qualify you to pursue a program in one of the academic programs of study. Application requirements are specific to each major or academic program.

We recommend consulting your advisor for details. Applications are reviewed by the faculty members of the program. You will be notified that you have been admitted, admitted provisionally, or denied admission to the program.


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