Information Technology Graduate Certificate

About the Program

Our certificate in Information Technology provides a solid foundation in those essential Information Technology skills that have become a must-have for any IT professional.  The twelve credit-hour certificate is hands-on and will cover the foundations of software development, databases, networking, system administration, information security, and ethical values.  This program is offered completely online.

Program Objectives

By completion, you will be able to:

  • Identify and explain the specialty areas and concepts of Information Technology
  • Describe the current developments and historical backgrounds relating computers to social, legal, philosophical, political, constitutional, and economic issues
  • Demonstrate proficiency in network security design and analysis, database design and analysis, and software design and implementation


The University of Cincinnati and all regional campuses are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.