College of Information Technology at WGU Texas
Online IT Degrees and Respected IT Certifications
With an online IT degree from WGU Texas, you can earn the credentials and respected IT certifications you need to get ahead. With no classrooms or the need to spend unnecessary time studying the concepts you already know, you can take control of your education and gain the IT skills, knowledge, and certifications the industry demands.
College of Information Technology
Explore the online IT degrees offered by WGU Texas:
Bachelor's Degree Programs
- B.S. Information Technology
- B.S. Information TechnologyNetwork Administration
- B.S. Information TechnologyNetwork Design and Management
- B.S. Information TechnologySecurity
- B.S. Information TechnologySoftware
- B.S. Health Informatics
- B.S. Business—Information Technology Management (from the College of Business)
Master's Degree Programs
A Member of the Microsoft IT Academy
Since Western Governors University (WGU Texas' parent institution) provides the curriculum, learning resources, mentoring, and student services for our programs, WGU Texas is also a member of the Microsoft IT Academy. As a Microsoft IT Academy program member, WGU Texas is able to offer students a world-class technology curriculum and courseware provided by Microsoft. Many (but not all) of your Microsoft courses will use this rich online learning resource which includes virtual labs that provide hands-on experience with Microsoft software to supplement your learning.
In a competitive IT market, employers need experts with well-honed skills and credentials. WGU Texas’ degrees are designed to meet workforce demands by incorporating the latest industry certifications, including CIW, Cisco CCNA, MCSA, OCP, and CompTIA. At WGU Texas, you’re assured of an IT education that will give you the credentials you need to get ahead.
Note: Certification exam costs are included in WGU Texas tuition.
Through Western Governors University, the Information Security and Assurance program has been certified by the National Security Agency’s Information Assurance Courseware Evaluation (IACE) Program. This certification verifies that WGU Texas’ courseware meets the requirements established by the Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS) National Training Standards.
As part of Western Governors University, the Health Informatics program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).