Clayton State University’s online Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (BSIT) has been ranked as one of the top 20 “best buys” in the country by the education web site GetEducated.com, a consumer group that rates, ranks and verifies the cost and credibility of online colleges and online universities.
GetEducated.com also ranked the University System of Georgia’s (USG) WebBSIT program 16th in the nation, out of 88 online degree programs. Clayton State is a member institution in the USG WebBSIT consortium.
The GetEducated.com rankings are for the best IT bachelor degrees based on affordability. According to the GetEducated.com website (http://www.geteducated.com/online-college-ratings-and-rankings/best-buy-lists/online-it-bachelor-degree-best-affordable-online-degrees):
“These online bachelor degree affordability rankings were calculated by comparing tuition and distance learning fees at 43 regionally accredited universities in the U.S that offer 88 online degrees in the major areas of IT, computers, computer science, computer programming, computer information systems, web development, technology management and allied IT career fields. This is a ranking of the least expensive online bachelors. Colleges do not pay to be included in these online college affordability rankings.”
Clayton State College of Information and Mathematical Sciences (CIMS) faculty members Larry Booth and Sandra Jones are regular instructors in the WebBSIT program, and Booth is the coordinator/advisor for ClaytonState's students. Dr. Byron Jeff, chair of the CIMS Department of Information Technology is a member of the WebBSIT Operating Board and CIMS Dean Dr. Lila F. Roberts serves on the Governing Board for WebBSIT.
Clayton State University BSIT program is taught through the College of Information and Mathematical Sciences. Known for its quality, affordability, and commitment to student service, the program was started to meet the needs of busy professionals who saw the benefits of continuing their education, but knew it would be tough to juggle careers and family responsibilities with a standard class schedule.
To learn more about the Georgia WebBSIT program at Clayton State University, please visit http://cims.clayton.edu/default.asp.