With an associate degree program in Information Technology, students learn in-demand skills for employment or advancement in IT occupations, pursuit of professional certification programs, or transfer to a four-year school.
Set a solid foundation in the IT field with a 2-year Associate of Applied Science in Information Technology program. Blue Ridge CTC offers a blend of real-world knowledge and additional workforce skills employers look for in qualified applicants
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Are set to be created in the Computer and Information Technology field in the next 10 years!
Our curriculum incorporates internships and vendor certifications to ensure students obtain practical workforce skills.
Is predicted from 2020-30 in the Computer and Information Technology sector!
Opted for university transfer to continue their education after graduation.
The flexible two-year associate degree in Information Technology equips students with the foundational skills that qualify them for highly-demanded, well-paying, evolving computer technology roles. The degree lets students:
Do you enjoy working with modern computer technologies and driving technical solutions? Blue Ridge CTC’s Information Technology associate degree helps students develop computer fluency and transferable computer troubleshooting skills to become an IT professional!
The Information Technology program provides students with a background in computer technology including hardware, networking, web development, repair and troubleshooting, basic programming, and more. Students can choose from various vendor certification training choices and internship opportunities to prepare for the real world.
Earn this degree from our School of Workforce Development and Engineering Technologies.
Our Information Technology associate degree program lets students work on project-based activities that incorporate Internet research and electronic presentation skills to prepare for real-time work environments.
This degree contains a highly relevant curriculum, covering essential aspects needed in the IT marketplace such as Networking and IT fundamentals, basics of Cyber Security, Database and programming concepts, and more. The curriculum allows students to:
Blue Ridge CTC offers a holistic, industry-focused approach to learning, leading to a path-breaking career and continuing education opportunities.
Blue Ridge CTC acts as a catalyst to career goals, gives students exposure to real-time career prospects, and provides a learning environment supporting personal and professional growth.
Effective faculty is the backbone of any school. Our faculty are committed teachers and scholars who:
Deliver real-world learning to shape a students’ job market competency.
Impart teaching that promotes creativity and sets the base for further 4-year programs.
Extend a smart learning model that raises job prospects.
Integrate best-in-class learning formats and resources to drive focused learning.
We provide comprehensive Student Support Services to promote student success.
Student Services provides a variety of support, including tutoring, accessibility accommodations, and more!
We provide high-tech classes, supporting labs, and study areas to promote a balanced education.
We recognize talent and celebrate performance with awards and acknowledgments.
We have supportive staff to help with personal, professional, and academic challenges.
We support students from admission through the career search! Career Services assists students:
Find the right kind of job with a career inventory assessment.
Get assistance on resume writing and referral to participating employer partners.
With interview preparation to boost their morale and get prepared with the right narration to win job negotiations.
Get a holistic learning environment, where they are nurtured to become the next set of professionals entering the workforce
As a community of students, faculty, staff, and external stakeholders, we strive for diversity, equity, and inclusion on our campuses, both inside and outside of the classroom.
Campus diversity encourages open dialogue on campus.
Equity removes barriers and ensures equal opportunities are afforded to all.
Our campus offers an inclusive, welcoming environment where all are valued, celebrated, and included.
The campus community promotes diversity and inclusion through a variety of speakers and events.
We are committed to providing students with real-time training and internship opportunities to enter the workforce directly after graduating.
We provide industry expert instruction to strengthen job-specific skills needed for real-world challenges.
We assist students with internship opportunities to find their way to a successful career
We provide industry-certified expert supervision and guidance to raise students’ job prospects in the Government and Private sectors.
Our campus is well equipped with state-of-the-art laboratories, machinery, hardware, and software required to provide the technical skills needed for real jobs.
Learn more about alumni who successfully reached their goals by earning an education at Blue Ridge CTC!
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Note: All salary projections are based on the current position and educational needs. BRCTC cannot guarantee that job titles or the projections given will be the salaries students or graduates will ultimately receive. Two year completion is approximate and based on full-time enrollment. Student testimonials, income statements, and examples on the College website are the results of real students. These testimonials are not intended to guarantee that anyone will achieve the same or similar results. Each individual’s success depends on his or her desire, commitment, dedication, and motivation to pursue academic and workforce opportunities. Testimonials are not intended to create a contract between a student and the College.