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Associate of Arts in Information Systems

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What You Will Learn
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Gain a Skill You Can Take Anywhere with an Associate in Information Systems

Take part in shaping our world of business technology by learning in-demand skills in information systems! You can further your education and jumpstart your career through Liberty University’s 100% online A.A. in Information Systems degree.

Our online Associate of Arts in Information Systems degree is designed to give you foundational training in application programming, cyber-security, and business information systems. Technology is a part of every industry so a degree in information systems will help open the door to many new roles as you work toward a bachelor’s degree. Our online classes will give you the skills to specialize in many areas, such as business strategy, systems design, and technology development.

Because the world of business technology is continually evolving, it is crucial to obtain skills that can be applied to various settings. Our professors are experienced business and IT professionals who will ensure you learn relevant, applicable skills rooted in Christian principles that will help you stand out as a model of biblical values in many industry roles. An A.A. in Information Systems will help prepare you for an exciting, ever-evolving career in technology and open the door to earning a bachelor’s degree from a Christian worldview. Become part of our mission to Train Champions for Christ and apply today!

What Will You Learn in Our A.A. in Information Systems?

  • Learn how to program a wide variety of software application
  • Develop database systems management skills and expertise
  • Understand the movement of technology and the regulations behind it
  • Discover cybersecurity concepts and breakthroughs in data security

Liberty’s A.A. in Information Systems program will give you the necessary foundational skills for success. With the variety of practical skills and knowledge, you will develop in our online associate degree program, you can enter many career fields while you further develop your skills with a bachelor’s degree. Liberty will help you get the training you need to get started on the path to a rewarding career!

You may also be interested in exploring our associate degree in business administration or our bachelor’s degrees in information systems or information technology.

Career Opportunities for A.A. in Information Systems Graduates

  • Consulting
  • Data administration
  • Data networking
  • Information systems management
  • Software development
  • Systems integration

Benefits of the Associate of Arts in Information Systems

  • By earning your online A.A. in Information Systems from an accredited, nonprofit university whose online programs are ranked in the top five of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you can be confident your degree will be well-respected within your field.
  • Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs has not increased in four straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university.
  • You can complete our online associate degree in information systems in as little as one and a half years!

Military Benefits

Service is important to us, so whether you’re currently serving in the Armed Forces, have served, or are married to someone who serves, we’re here to serve you. Liberty’s military benefits are available to:

  • Active duty service members of the U.S. Armed Forces
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/retirees
  • Spouses of service members and veterans/retirees
  • Current Department of Defense employees

We are proud to support you in your pursuit of a flexible and affordable online education degree by offering you the following benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $250 for undergraduate (per credit hour)
  • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 per course)
  • 8-week courses, eight different start dates each year, and no set login times
  • Potential college credit for military training
60

Credit Hours

1.5

Years (Avg.)

Class Type

100% Online, 8-week Courses

Transfer Credits

Transfer in up to 75% of the degree total

Next Start Date

Jan 13, 2020

Accreditation

ACBSP

Experience that Matters to You

As an accredited Christian college with a 7,000+ – acre campus in Lynchburg, Virginia, Liberty University offers you an education that is both academically challenging and rooted in a biblical worldview.

At Liberty, you’ll benefit from 30+ years of learning, growing, adapting, and innovating for the distance learner — and more than a decade of researching the needs of the online student. You can be confident that we’ve taken the time to learn what’s important to you.

And what’s that?

  • Affordability
  • Accessibility
  • Academic Quality

These important factors challenged us to find new financial solutions, get ahead of industry trends, and blaze trails into cutting-edge career fields — and it’s paid off. That’s the difference experience makes.

We’re now ranked in the top 1% of online schools and universities for affordability, accessibility, and academic quality.

– by BestColleges.com

Why Choose Liberty University?

Enjoy Flexible Courses

Choose from a wide variety of programs at the associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral level, most of which are 100% online*. With an 8-week format and 8 start dates per year, it’s easy to fit your courses around your schedule!

* excludes licensure, certification, and some doctoral programs

Maximize Your Time

Start and finish your degree faster! Liberty requires no standardized testing for admission, and you can transfer previous course credit — transfer in up to 75% of a bachelor’s degree and up to 50% of a master’s degree — or discover how your life, career, or military experience may count toward your college degree.

Grow in Your Faith

All of our courses are taught from a Christian perspective and our faculty sees themselves as mentors. Our mission is to Train Champions for Christ — we’re committed to championing you as you study to go further in your field, become a leader in your industry, or start a new career.

Access Academic Support

Throughout your educational journey you will have access to academic resources that will aid in the completion of your degree. Services include our online library, writing center, tutoring, study aids, IT assistance, 30+ tutorial videos, live webinars, and personalized help from our academic advising team.

Liberty’s online courses give you the ability to choose when and where you study.

Why We’re Nonprofit

As a nonprofit (not-for-profit) university, Liberty is in the business of training skilled professionals to make a difference in the world – not gaining profit, revenue, or producing dividends for shareholders. In keeping with our commitment to your education, we invest our resources back into degree programs and into your student experience.

While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a non-profit university and has not increased tuition in four straight years. Lower tuition means less student loan debt for students.

For Liberty University, nonprofit is more than a status; it is the valuable opportunity to invest in the lives of students who will go out and impact the world.

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Tuition Comparison

Tuition amounts are for an entire degree and all tuition rates and credit hour requirements are based on data published on competitor’s websites as of 11/28/18. Therefore, this information is believed but not guaranteed to be accurate. All tuition data and credit hour requirements are for online programs. Individual institutions may charge additional fees above published tuition costs. Rates are subject to change.

 


 

Financing Options

Financial Aid

87% of all Liberty students in an online program are awarded financial aid.

Corporate Tuition Assistance

Deferred – If your company reimburses you for the cost of your education, you submit your grades to your employer who pays you, and then you pay for your classes.

Tuition Discounts

Qualified military service members, veterans, and their spouses can receive up to 55% off their tuition rate for eligible programs!

Contact one of our Admissions Counselors for more information by calling (800) 424-9595.