Computer Information Technology

Associate in Science
Transfer Degree

Get an affordable, in-demand, transferable degree

Computers at work: learn to solve real-world business problems through programming with this in-demand, transferrable degree. Start at CLC for affordable tuition and a solid introduction to programming languages such as C++, Java and Visual Basic.

Computer Information Technology A.S. delivers all the general education courses you need for a 4-year degree, along with four CIT transferable courses that may count toward a computer major at your chosen 4-year school.

What can you do with an A.S. in Computer Information Technology?

Transfer to a 4-year and complete a bachelor’s degree in a related field—that’s what this degree was designed to do.

You may be able to start your career right after CLC, typically as an entry-level programmer. As you gain experience and additional certifications, your career options grow.

  • C++ programmer
  • entry-level computer programmer
  • entry-level C++ software engineer
  • programmer


  • 100% Online

    Can be completed 100% online.
  • Financial Aid/Scholarships Available

    Based on need and/or achievement. Explore ways to pay for college.
  • Transfer Degree

    Save on your first 2 years and transfer your credits to the 4-year school of your choice.
  • Program Length: 2 Years

    Full-time students finish in 2 years.

Career Outlook

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Recommended Pathway

This pathway serves as a guide for students to complete the degree or certificate assuming full-time enrollment (registered in 12 or more credit hours per semester) with Semester 1 typically representing a Fall term. Students are strongly encouraged to meet with their College and Career Navigator (CCN) to identify coursework that will meet degree requirements based on individual academic goals. For a more inclusive list of course options, see the college catalog.

*Cost is estimated based on recommended pathway credit hours. This includes in-district tuition and other fees, such as books and materials before financial aid is applied, as well as grants, loans or scholarships. There are many opportunities for financial assistance at CLC. Learn more about Cost of Attendance.

Learn how CLC helps you transfer

Start at CLC and continue with a 4-year school to earn your bachelor's degree. CLC has partnerships with many colleges and universities, covering a wide range of programs.

Our Guaranteed Transfer Partnerships (GTAs) with a select number of schools guarantee admission to students who meet specific criteria.

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Computer Information Technology at CLC

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An A.S. in Computer Information Technology is just one possible way to study computers and information tech. Get the bigger picture—degrees, credentials and extra options.

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