What Are the Top Schools for an Associate's Degree in Information Technology?

A 2-year degree in information technology may help you launch a career in business office support, IT and computer support, network administration or systems development. Learn about top schools that offer associate's degrees in information technology. Schools offering Information Technology degrees can also be found in these popular choices.

What To Look For In A Top Information Technology Program

Students who wish to earn an associate's degree in information technology (IT) should look to schools with advanced computer labs, as this field is dynamic and always evolving. There are several types of two-year degree options from which students may choose.

Luzerne County Community College in Nanticoke, PA

Luzerne County Community College's Associate in Applied Science in Office Information Technology degree program prepares students to work in business offices or computer departments. Students take courses in office management, business and information system technology. A required internship in the second year offers practical learning, work experience and professional contacts.

  • Associate in Applied Science in Office Information Technology
  • Associate in Science in Computer Information Systems
  • Associate in Applied Science Computer Information Systems

Hawaii Community College in Hilo

Hawaii Community College (HCC) offers an Associate in Science in Information Technology degree program through its Business Education and Technology Division. In this program, students take computer, information technology and business courses to learn how to solve business problems with technology. Internships opportunities are available.

  • Associate in Science in Information Technology

Zane State College in Zanesville, Ohio

Zane State College offers Associate of Applied Business in Information Technology degree programs with options to specialize in programming and web development or technical services. Students take basic computer courses and then take courses in their concentration areas.

  • Associate of Applied Business in Information Technology - Programming and Web Development
  • Associate of Applied Business in Information Technology - Technical Services

Ten Schools with 2-year Degrees in Information Technology

College/University Institution Type LocationEstimated Undergrad In-State Tuition*
Wilkes Community College Public, 2 year Wilkesboro, NC$2,500
Nassau Community College Public, 2 year Garden City, NY$6,000
Arkansas Tech University Public, 4 year Russellville, AR$7,000
Gogebic Community College Public, 2 year Ironwood, MI$6,400
Los Angeles Trade Technical College Public, 2 year Los Angeles, CA$1,200
Des Moines Area Community College Public, 2 year Ankeny, IA$5,000
Keystone College Private, not-for-profit, 4 year La Plume, PA$27,000
Rio Hondo College Public, 2 year Whittier, CA$1,400
Vermont Technical College Public, primarily associate's, 4 year Randolph Center, VT$15,000
Carl Sandburg College Public, 2 year Galesburg, IL$4,700

*Source: NCES, U.S. Department of Education

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