Skip to main content

Secondary navigation:

Woods College of Advancing Studies

Information Technology

This program helps students increase their competencies in computer and information technologies (IT) as they learn efficient database management, digital content creation, and basic web design. Core courses teach students to take on technology-related tasks in the workplace, preparing them to interface more effectively with IT professionals and advance their organizational and career goals.

Courses: 6

Career Outlook: IT professionals 


Core Courses

Complete all of the following courses:

ADIT 1350 Introduction to Programming
ADIT 4058 Systems Architecture
ADIT 1310
Technical Writing 
ADIT 4040 Intermediate Coding and Design 



Complete two of the following courses:

ADIT 2000 Computer Security
ADIT 1358 Video Games and Virtual Reality
ADIT 1349 Collaborative Computing
ADIT 1360 Database Management
ADIT 1348 Information Systems Applications

How to Apply

Below are the official admissions requirements for this program:

  • Online application*
  • Academic transcripts: submit one of the following:
    • Official high school degree
    • Official GED
    • Official college/university transcript
  • Personal Statement (500 - 750 words)
  • Resume (optional)
  • Application fee ($45 check or money order payable to Boston College - Please do not send cash)


Application Deadlines

Applications for Professional Studies Certificates are accepted on a rolling basis. 


*Current Woods College degree students interested in adding a certificate to their plan of study should not use the online application. Declare your certificate here.





The estimated total tuition for this program is $10,536.

Tuition for Woods College programs is assessed by course. Please see Boston College Tuitions and Fees for more details.