Jun 26, 2019  
2017-18 College Catalog 
2017-18 College Catalog [ARCHIVED]

Information Systems Technology Information

Information Systems Program Mission is to provide a quality technical foundation to ensure student success in supporting business and industry.

Today, all business and industry rely upon computer and IT technology to conduct business and to operate efficiently. Information technology professionals utilize software tools to assist companies of all sizes and types achieve their goals by supporting their efforts.

This can include enhancing business systems, implementing and documenting new technologies, supporting users, and as key IT project resources. Between 2010 and 2020 Information computer technology professionals are among the career paths expected to have the most growth (12-18%), resulting in excellent job prospects. After graduation, students may seek employment or pursue transfer possibilities to earn a bachelor’s degree at a four-year institution.

Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Technologies


Toledo-area Campus

Phone Number


Glenn A. Rettig, Dean Industrial & Engineering Technologies 117 (567) 661-7457 glenn_rettig@owens.edu
Diana L. Stachowiak, Chair Industrial & Engineering Technologies 114 (567) 661-7456 diana_stachowiak@owens.edu


Accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) through February 15, 2022.  For more information concerning accreditation standards contact the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), 11520 West 119th Street, Overland Park, Kansas, 66213, phone number 913-339-9356, web address  www.acbsp.org.

Student Learning Outcomes

Student will be able to:

  • Students will demonstrate effective communication and customer service skills.
  • Student will apply critical thinking and problem solving skills.
  • Students will demonstrate effective research and documentation skills.
  • Students will demonstrate competency in the use of office productivity software and utility programs.
  • Students will support end-user computer hardware and software.

Business Career Interests

Computer Support Specialist, User Support Specialist, Technical Support Analyst, Information Technology Specialist, Help Desk Analyst, Help Desk Technician.