Computer Information Technology
In IWCC's Computer Information Technology department, you will find a wide offering
of programs designed to prepare students to excel in today's job market. Our programs
- State-of-the-Art Enterprise level classrooms
- Cutting edge coursework
- Small class sizes 18:1 student to faculty ratio
- Applicable workforce skills
- Extraordinary hands-on experiences
- Job shadowing opportunities
- Internships in your area of interest and an specialized Internship Coordinator to help
- Problem-solving and critical thinking skills
- Individual and group work settings
Information Technology is an enabling profession. No matter what your interests are or what company you work for, computers and information are used to solve problems. Today, many companies use processes called Design Thinking and Agile Development to solve those problems. See the video below to get an idea of what Design Thinking is. Many CIT classes use these same processes to teach course content. So if you like to communicate and work with others to solve problems, you should consider a career in Information Technology and come to IWCC for your start!
Iowa Western’s CIT Department as a part of their course work an on-campus Cyber Defense Competition. This competition provides students with a simulation of real-life experiences in Information Assurance for the purpose of education. The state of the art equipment is housed in the department's own data center and is available for student training, activities and course work.
Whether your interest is application design, security, management information systems, network or system administration, software programming, web programming, or web design, we are confident that you will find a program that is right for you. Through in class-room and student involved activities, the CIT experience develops your education through an emphasis on critical thinking, effective communication, and ethical action. We develop more than just students - we develop lives.