IT Major Requirements
Undergraduates in the College of Management will take coursework in a variety of areas including: liberal arts foundation, non-business electives, distribution areas; management foundation, core and concentration; and general or free electives. These areas fulfill University and College requirements. They also lead to a diverse educational experience for all graduates.
(60 Non-business credits required)
|Non-Business Foundation Courses|
|Writing Proficiency Course|
|First Year Seminar Course|
|Intermediate Seminar Course|
|Areas of Knowledge Distribution*|
|2 AR or 2 HU or 1 of each|
|1 WL or WC|
|International Management Course*|
|Non-Business Elective Courses*|
|Generally, six courses to bring the total number of non-business courses to 60.|
Four courses from the last four categories must be at the 200 level or above.
*These courses may overlap with other requirements.
|INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY COURSES|
|IT Foundation Core Requirements|
|IT 110, IT 111, IT 114, IT 115, IT 230, IT 240, IT 244, IT 246, IT 285|
|BSIT Capstone Requirement|
|IT 425, IT 485|
|Four to six courses depending on selected track|
|Three courses from selected list. Please refer to your degree audit.|
|One - three courses; to bring the total number of credits to 120.|
TRANSFER COURSES FOR THE IT MAJOR
Students who transfer into this program from another school may have some of these requirements met by previously completed coursework. When you come to the Beacon Beginnings New Student Orientation, an advisor will review your transfer credit evaluations and degree audit to see which requirements still remain to be completed at UMass Boston.
Students who are transferring from Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) may want to refer to this BHCC Transfer Guide for IT Majors, which outlines specific equivalencies from BHCC for College of Management IT majors.