Making the Information Age a Reality
Welcome to the Department of Information and Logistics Technology!
The Department of Information and Logistics Technology (ILT) provides educational opportunities designed to prepare technical and management oriented professionals for careers in business, industry, government, and education. The programs are closely linked to workforce quality and productivity for the region, the state, and the nation. Graduates are workforce leaders who bring high levels of technology expertise to the workplace and are prepared to guide technological change. In addition, many are teachers or trainers across a myriad of settings from public schools to industry and government settings, who are highly prepared to use technology in transmitting necessary skills to the present and future workforce.
Students completing the program earn a Bachelor of Science. The majors in Computer Information Systems, Logistics Technology, and Organizational Leadership and Supervision have been designed so that graduates will:
- Apply critical thinking skills related to the discovery, application, and integration of appropriate basic principles.
- Apply problem-solving techniques at a level required for professional practice.
- Demonstrate effective oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills for application in the global workplace.
- Indicate a commitment to learn, improve the profession, and maintain professional ethics throughout their lifetimes.
To qualify for a Bachelor of Science in Technology degree, students must complete the university requirements for a baccalaureate degree, including university core curriculum requirements and departmental requirements for a specific degree program as stated in the catalog.
The Bachelor's degree requires the student to complete the university core, the general college requirements, the ILT Department Core and a series of specialization courses. The total hours required in all majors range from 120-129 hours. Of these at least 36 semester hours must be from upper division courses. Information Systems Technology and Organizational Leadership and Supervision majors must earn a grade of "C" or better in all major courses. No grade lower than "C" will be accepted on any courses applicable to the major transferred to the University of Houston . A grade point average of 2.00 or better is required for graduation.