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2024-2025 Catalog 
2024-2025 Catalog

Business Information Technology AAS Degree

Schoolcraft College program code # AAS.00277

The business information technology program is designed to meet the growing needs of industry for a new category of information technology professional. Today’s employers increasingly request graduates who have a sound business background combined with the ability to develop or manage business computer systems.

This is a fast growing field with continual changes in hardware, software and procedures. The widespread use of computers in all areas of businesses has generated new positions and expanded opportunities in information technology. Effective use of technology enables businesses to serve customers better, access more information, and be more flexible in responding to business changes and increase employee productivity.

Students who satisfactorily complete all college and program requirements qualify for an associate of applied science degree.

Not all courses are offered each semester. Students should work with an academic advisor to develop a schedule that will work for them. Students planning to transfer should check the transfer institution’s requirements/guides or discuss their options with an academic advisor. Number of credits may vary depending on the course selection.

Sample Schedule of Courses

First Year

Fall Semester

Total Credits: 14-16

Winter Semester

Mathematics - Credits: 3-5

Select a General Education Mathematics  course, MATH 113  or above.

Total Credits: 15-17

Spring/Summer Session

  • Social Science  - Select General Education Social Science course. Credits: 3-4
  • Humanities   - Select General Education Humanities course. Credits: 1-4
Total Credits: 4-8

Second Year

Fall Semester

Total Credits: 12-15

Winter Semester

Total Credits: 15

Program Total: 60-71 Credits