Bachelor’s Degrees in Information Technology

Build Relevant Skills for an Exciting Career

Computer and information technology continues to rise. Help grow your career options with an online Bachelor’s in Information Technology degree from Capella. 


BS in Information Technology

Gain skills you can use immediately in the fundamental IT domains of networking, database, web development, systems analysis and design, and project management.

Accredited & recognized

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

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Why Choose Capella?

With your online Bachelor’s in Information Technology degree, you’ll experience engaging online learning and gain technical and business skills that allow you to pursue a wide range of IT opportunities.

Engaging Coursework

Get hands-on experience with industry tools through virtual labs, interactive simulations, and innovative resources.

Stay Ahead in IT: Upskill with Skillsoft

Students will have unlimited access to Skillsoft, a comprehensive eLearning resource to help develop IT and business knowledge and skills.

Take certification exams on us

Capella offers eligible students certification exam vouchers from CompTIA, Cisco, and SAS.

Earn credit for your knowledge

Earn credits through Credit for Prior Learning by demonstrating mastery of IT competencies. You may also be eligible to earn credit for past coursework and prior learning.

Online Education, Two Ways

To meet the needs of busy professionals, we offer two competency-based online learning formats in select programs—GuidedPath and FlexPath.

Expert Advisory Board

Capella's School of Business, Technology, and Health Care Administration Advisory Board ensures our curriculum is developed with the insight and support of industry leaders.

When I started, I was an older worker and I hadn’t been to long-term, structured training in decades. Capella allowed me to structure my training around my work schedule and being able to communicate with the instructors helped to alleviate my fears of being able to do this.

Sheila Stevens* BS IT
*Actual Capella learner who agreed to appear in promotional materials for Capella.

Relevant blog posts

Whether you’re considering a return to school, exploring new career paths, or seeking ways to improve your job performance, the Capella Blog has relevant articles to support your goals.

Beyond Coding: IT Careers Today

Think all IT careers are focused on coding? Think again—coding is only one aspect of a large and varied field.

Information Security Career Central

A Capella-powered blog dedicated to information security trends, news, career information, and more.

Information Technology vs. Computer Science

Knowing the differences between IT and Computer Science can help you decide which degree and career path to pursue.

Ready for the next step?

Learning online doesn't mean going it alone. Help is here. From faculty, coaches, advisors and more. Plus a supportive community of students who are as passionate about their careers as you are about yours.