B.S. Information and Communication Technologies

Are you interested in a career in computers and just don’t know what that looks like?
Degree Type Bachelor of Science
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Delivery On Campus or Online

UW-Stout's Bachelor of Science degree in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) provides a flexible program of study for high school graduates, technical college graduates, and working professionals. Our accessible program and co-op internship opportunities provide flexibility to prepare for a path tailored to your personal and professional goals.

Increase your knowledge and skills through hands-on experiences and courses designed to teach you how to create information and communication solutions. / UW-Stout

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

  • Business and Leadership Development
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Project Management
  • Computer Networking
  • Software Development
  • Enterprise Systems
  • Web Development
  • Photography and Video

The BS ICT Advantage


Program Overview

View program plans, credit requirements and course descriptions.


Prior Learning Credit 

Earn college credit for your non-traditional education and experiences. Prior Learning Credit can be granted for other valuable experiences you've had such as AP classes, volunteer work, military service, professional development and more.

Use the Request Information form to receive a program summary and learn more about the Bachelor of Science degree in Information and Communication Technologies.

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Hidden Fields

Earn Your Degree Online

Our flexible online ICT program allows you to take classes part-time with an adjustable schedule to meet your needs. Our full-time tenured or tenure-track program faculty have worked to create an enhanced learning environment that provides you with a diverse curriculum, endorsed by UW-Stout's ICT industry advisory board.

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

Online BS ICT Program Highlights

  • 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

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Online Tuition & Fees

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:

  • $370 per undergraduate creditcustomized 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.

Value for your Money

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." 

ICT Advisory Committee

2020 Advisory Committee

Sara Anger Student Services Specialist-Stout Online UW-Stout
Bryan Barts Director of Career Services UW-Stout
Greg Brodt Instructor Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College
Derek Brost Service Desk Manager JAMF Software
Monica Bunch Consultant SiFer Consulting
Steve Ebben Department Chair for Networking and Security Fox Valley Technical College
Curt Fawcett I/O Devices Integration Manager Cray Inc.
Mark Fenton BS Business Administration Program Director UW-Stout
Peter Galante Professor--Photography and Video Minor UW-Stout
Kris Isaacson Professor-Web Technology Minor UW-Stout
Amitava  Karmaker Professor--Computer Science Minor UW-Stout
Andrea Kitteleson Cybersecurity Training Lead Rockwell
Ray Koukari Jr. Associate Dean Gateway Technical College
Amy Luethmers University Marketing Director UW-Stout
Bob Maclean Exec. Vice President & General Manager RBA Consulting
Sue May Talent Recruiter Heartland Technology Group
Diane Olson Professor- Project Management Minor UW-Stout
Scott Paetzold Professor--Computer Networking Systems and Design Minor UW-Stout
Jonny Robinson Quality Assurance Test Engineer JAMF Software
Evan Sveum BS ICT Program Director UW-Stout
Kevin Tharp BS DMT Program Director UW-Stout
Rey Villar Professional in the Field Geneva Group
Joe Wetzel Department Chair Fox Valley Technical College
Holly Yuan BS CNIT Program Director UW-Stout

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