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Information Technology and Administrative Management

College of Education and Professional Studies

The FlexIT Experience

FlexIT Evolved Education. Competency-based learning in Information Technology and Administrative Management PACE Proven Applied Content ExpertEducation has evolved and adapted to the needs of the modern student.

The days of putting your life on hold while completing a degree are over. With FlexIT, students work in project-based classes and gain competencies including:

  • Applying business communication techniques in letter, resume, and report writing
  • Applying Customer Relationship Management techniques to a variety of industries
  • Describing the types of technology used in traditional and online retailers
  • Understanding how e-commerce can be used effectively in a retail business
  • Understanding the various elements of retail management strategy

PACE = Proven Applied Content Expert

Achievement of this ranking means that a student has successfully completed comprehensive, applied projects that demonstrate their mastery over a particular subject area. Upon completion of their degree, our students have a professional-level portfolio of work and projects that can demonstrate their skills to potential employers.

FlexIT is different

Traditional academic models only measure a student's completed credit hours or "seat time". FlexIT measures what you know. Because the program is fully online and not tied to a traditional academic quarter, it gives you an unprecedented level of flexibility. If you have extensive knowledge or previous experience in a competency area you can accelerate your progress through that module by passing the appropriate projects when you feel ready.

Mentoring: Designing education for you

ITAM and the FlexIT program are committed to the success of our students. FlexIT students have support throughout their journey by working with a qualified Mentor.

Your Mentor:

  • Provides support through weekly phone calls
  • Offers life skills coaching including time management and motivation strategies
  • Helps identify knowledge gaps and guides you toward resources
  • Guides you through the FlexIT program for timely completion
  • Is with you every step of the way from your first competency until graduation

Detailed, personal feedback

Content coaches are experienced ITAM faculty assigned to each course; they are experts in their field and will provide you with assistance on concepts and feedback on your final assessments.

Benefits for FlexIT students:

  • Save time and money by accelerating  your progress through the program
  • Focus on gaining mastery of new information and skills that can be applied right away in your current job
  • Gain a professional degree from an accredited state university
  • Get rapid feedback on your work - content coaches return projects within 72 hours
  • Set a pace that fits with your life

All you can achieve

Once enrolled in the program students may work on and earn as many competencies as they can fit into their schedule during each three-month block.

A wide variety of people find success with FlexIT including:

  • working professionals
  • nontraditional students
  • students who do not have immediate access to a university education
  • ambitious post-baccalaureates seeking a second degree

This program helps them gain vital skill sets, increases their promotion prospects, and moves them into exciting new career fields.

Simple application process

It only takes four easy steps to apply for the FlexIT program! Learn more and begin your application here:

FlexIT Admission Information

Do you have questions? Let us hear from you!

If you would like to learn more or have questions about your specific situation, please fill out our online inquiry form. We will get back to you right away!

FlexIT Online Inquiry Form

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