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Information Technology and Administrative Management

College of Education and Professional Studies

Bachelor of Applied Science Curriculum

Bachelor of Applied Science in Information Technology and Administrative Management (BAS-ITAM) Curriculum

2019-2020 Catalog Requirements:

Core Requirements:

ADMG201Introduction to Business3
ADMG285Sustainable Decision Making4
ADMG302Financial Analysis5
ADMG371Administrative Management4
ADMG372Leadership and Supervision4
ADMG374Project Management5
ADMG385Business Communication & Report Writing4
RMT340Principles of Selling4
RMT366Customer Relationship Management4
RMT379IT Management Career Planning1
ADMG/IT490Cooperative Education (Internship)8-12
Total Core Requirements:46-48

Plus ONE of these specializations:

Administrative Management Specialization: 
IT202Change Ready: Tech Skills for Leaders4
IT260Integrated IT Applications4
IT359Advanced Spreadsheet Applications4
ADMG373Training & Development4
ADMG424Administrative Management Policy4
ADMG471Leading Change4
Total Specialization Requirements:24


Information Technology Specialization: 
(Available only to students with an IT-related degree) 
ADMG471Leading Change4
IT301IT Security, Privacy and Ethics4
IT376Project Management and Information Technology3
IT461Systems Analysis4
IT481Quality Verification and Validation4
IT486Critical Issues in IT4
Total Specialization Requirements:23


Cybersecurity Specialization:
IT238Introduction to Cyberwarfare4
IT336Digital Forensics4
IT438IT Risk Management4
IT482Cybersecurity Capstone4
Total Specialization Requirements: 24


Project Management Specialization: 
ADMG474Executing Project Management I4
ADMG475Executing Project Management II4
ADMG476Managing Project Uncertainty4
ADMG477Project Performance Reporting4
ADMG479Project Management Maturity4
Total Specialization Requirements:20


Data Driven Innovation for IT Managers Specialization: 
IT101Computer Applications3
IT202Change Ready: Technology for Civic and Community Leaders4
IT260Integrated Information Technology Application Projects4
IT359Advanced Spreadsheet Applications4
IT363Data Mining for IT Managers4
IT365Data Driven Innovation4
IT425Reporting Data and Analytics4
IT468Projects in Database4
IT469Enterprise Database Systems: SQL4
IT483Applied Predictive Analytics for IT Managers4
Total Specialization Requirements:35-36


Additional Program Requirements:

This major requires significant study in the upper-division level. This includes the completion of the CWU General Education requirements. One class in each Knowledge Area and at least three courses in a single Pathway is required. An equivalent class from a community college may be accepted.

CWU General Education Framework:

First Year Experience4
Academic Writing l: Critical Reading & Responding5
Knowledge Areas: 
Quantitative Reasoning4-5
Logic and Reasoning4-5
Academic Writing ll: Reasoning & Research4-5
Community, Culture, & Citizenship4-5
Creative Expression4-5
Global Dynamics4-5
Individual & Society4-5
Physical & Natural World4-5
Science & Technology4-5
Culminating Experience (possibly included in your major)4-5
Total General Education Credits:53-64


Want to get a head start on your degree?

While we no longer require the General Education classes to be completed before being admitted to our program, it can help fast-track your progress if you take them at the community college level or through Washington Online Learning at prior to beginning your coursework at CWU. Our advisors recommend trying to take English 101 at your transfer or community college.

To learn more about transfer course equivalencies for Washington community colleges, click here.

Accepted to CWU and ready to declare your major?

BAS-ITAM Application


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