Undergraduate CertificateFundamentals of Information Technology

Wichita State’s undergraduate certificate in fundamentals of information technology equips students with the skill set needed for successful careers in the fast-growing information technology sector, including: cybersecurity, networking, computer hardware, internet of things, operating systems and more This certificate is a core requirement for the Applied Computing Degree program.

Learn how fundamentals of information technology is the right fit for you.

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This 12-credit-hour certificate is comprised of four courses:

  • Cybersecurity Awareness
  • Applied Computing and Networks I
  • Applied Computing and Networks II
  • Applied Programming and Scripting


How to enroll

To add this certificate to your plan of study: 

  • Login into the MyWSU portal, find the Student Tools box (center of the page) and click on "Change my Major/Minor"
  • Click continue (this will show you your current major(s) and minor(s)
  • Click continue then click on "Add a certificate" and choose your certificate program, click continue and submit request.