B.S. Information & Communication Technologies Online

Our flexible online program allows you to take classes with an adjustable schedule to meet your personal goals.
Degree Type Bachelor of Science
Careers & Salaries Career Outcomes
Delivery Online

UW-Stout's online Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Information & Communication Technologies (ICT) provides a flexible program of study for high school graduates, technical college graduates, and working professionals. If you're committed to living or working away from campus the program's accessible curriculum and co-op internship opportunities provide flexibility to prepare for a path tailored to your personal and professional goals.

National Program Rankings

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98% of Graduates Are Employed or Continuing Education.

Designed for students who want to build a career as an ICT professional allowing you to pursue various options in traditional IT or in a new combined career. / UW-Stout

Online Program Highlights

Our ICT industry-experienced faculty have designed a customized instruction learning environment that offers you maximum flexibility without compromising your academic needs.

  • Courses delivered 100% online by full-time faculty
  • Consistent Fall, Spring, and Summer program course offerings
  • Support from Adult Student Services Coordinators and Distance Librarians

Career-Defining Curriculum

Our diverse curriculum, endorsed by UW-Stout's ICT Industry Advisory Board, includes:

  • Business & Leadership Development
  • Systems Analysis & Design
  • Project Management
  • Computer Networking
  • Enterprise Systems
  • Web Development

Program Overview

View program plans, credit requirements and course descriptions.

General Overview

3-Year Distance Delivery Sequence

Related Minors

The ICT program offers specialized minors and a certificate for you to consider a specific skillset as part of your degree. Minor courses can be used to fulfill your Technical Specialty credits.

Credit for Prior Learning

Earn credit for prior learning, including college AP classes, volunteer work, military service, professional development, and more.
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Value for Your Money

Online customized instruction at UW Stout can be described as programs that are designed with the adult learner in mind. If you're comparing UW-Stout's online degree customized instruction (CI) tuition to our competitors, keep in mind:

  • Customized instruction tuition rate includes the textbook rental fee.
  • There are no additional university-based semester or technology fees.
  • Students in customized instruction programs pay the same rate of tuition regardless if Wisconsin residents, out-of-state or international participants.

There’s more to value than just tuition. UW Stout also provides:

  • Program Director – faculty with discipline expertise.
  • Student Services adviser – one point of contact, providing support to students for each program.
  • Course sequences and matrices – know what courses are offered when so you can plan ahead.
  • Courses and programs may be stackable for use in another program.
  • Courses are flexible and convenient for working professionals.

Other universities will present costs and value differently - make sure you're comparing apples to apples.



To apply for the on-campus and online Bachelor of Science degree in Information and Communication Technologies, you need to apply to UW-Stout.

Financial Aid
Students who are attending another institution, but are planning to receive their degree from UW-Stout, may be eligible to receive aid from UW‐Stout. In these cases, UW‐Stout is considered the Home Institution and the other campus is considered the Visiting Institution.

Transfer Students

Note: When filling out the application form, be sure to make a note in the student comment section that you intend to apply to the "online program." 

Program Advisory Committee

Advisory Committee Members

SaraAngerStudent Services Specialist-Stout OnlineUW-Stout
BryanBartsDirector of Career ServicesUW-Stout
GregBrodtInstructorWisconsin Indianhead Technical College
DerekBrostService Desk ManagerJAMF Software
MonicaBunchConsultantSiFer Consulting
SteveEbbenDepartment Chair for Networking and SecurityFox Valley Technical College
CurtFawcettI/O Devices Integration ManagerCray Inc.
MarkFentonBS Business Administration Program DirectorUW-Stout
PeterGalanteProfessor--Photography and Video MinorUW-Stout
KrisIsaacsonProfessor-Web Technology MinorUW-Stout
Amitava KarmakerProfessor--Computer Science MinorUW-Stout
AndreaKittelesonCybersecurity Training LeadRockwell
RayKoukari Jr.Associate DeanGateway Technical College
AmyLuethmersUniversity Marketing DirectorUW-Stout
BobMacleanExec. Vice President & General ManagerRBA Consulting
SueMayTalent RecruiterHeartland Technology Group
DianeOlsonProfessor- Project Management MinorUW-Stout
ScottPaetzoldProfessor--Computer Networking Systems and Design MinorUW-Stout
JonnyRobinsonQuality Assurance Test EngineerJAMF Software
EvanSveumBS ICT Program DirectorUW-Stout
KevinTharpBS DMT Program DirectorUW-Stout
ReyVillarProfessional in the FieldGeneva Group
JoeWetzelDepartment ChairFox Valley Technical College
HollyYuanBS CNIT Program DirectorUW-Stout

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