Information Technology Degrees From mission-critical business systems to e-commerce and the Internet, IT is not only an industry in its own right but also a fundamental building block of all other industries. AIU’s Information Technology degree programs focus on helping students gain an understanding of industry-current technology trends and applications and how they relate to areas including leadership, behavioral understanding, implementation of change, and project management. Mission American InterContinental University's School of Information Technology's mission is to provide for the varying educational needs of a culturally diverse and geographically dispersed student body with the goal of preparing students academically, personally, and professionally for successful careers that meet societal and organizational needs through the selection, creation, application, integration, administration, and management of various computing technologies. Relevant Institutional/Programmatic Accreditation American InterContinental University® is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. To contact the Higher Learning Commission please visit www.hlcommission.org.