Today’s best workplace opportunities require advanced technical skills and training. IST’s offers degree programs to help students acquire the skills needed to transition into high-tech fields for which there is a shortage of qualified professionals. IST courses are self-paced and taught online to provide flexibility for students that need to balance schooling with work and family responsibilities. The undergraduate degree programs of IST are hands-on, applied programs in which our students learn how to solve real-world challenges gaining requisite practical experience. IST’s degree programs are provided entirely online. The undergraduate degrees are designed to be stackable, meaning a student may earn an associate’s degree and have the coursework count toward the requirements for earning bachelor’s degree in the same field. Our associate level degrees are designed to help students prepare for entry level positions in industry while earning a bachelor’s degree is intended to provide opportunities for advancement in the field of study.