Location and Scheduling Convenience
The BSIT program at the KU Edwards Campus in Overland Park, Kansas is specifically designed for community college students, working adults seeking higher education during evenings, and professionals seeking to enhance and upgrade their technical knowledge. By locating the program at the Edwards Campus, the EECS department is able to better address KU's mission statement in offering high quality undergraduate programs to serve the workforce, economic, and community development needs of the Kansas City metropolitan area.
At KU in Overland Park, we understand that you have a busy schedule and responsibilities outside the classroom. Our late afternoon and evening classes are designed to accommodate your daytime scheduling constraints, such as work or family responsibilities. Classes in the late afternoon and evening also allow for BSIT students to pursue daytime internship experiences.
All courses are taught by highly qualified faculty who have earned graduate degrees from well-known U.S. institutions of higher education and who have practical experience in IT.
There are numerous scholarship opportunities available to you in the BSIT program. You may apply for Edwards Campus scholarships, School of Engineering scholarships, and general KU transfer scholarships. As application deadlines and criteria vary for the scholarships, it is important to seek information about them in advance so that you do not miss the opportunity to apply. If you have any questions about the scholarships, the BSIT Academic Success Coach is available to assist you
Students Services at the KU in Overland Park
At KU in Overland Park, you have access to a variety of student services, including:
- Engineering Career Center
- Computer labs with BSIT course software
- On-site financial aid counseling
- Library Resources
- Academic Achievement & Access Center
- Statistics tutoring
- Writing Center
- Dedicated rooms for individual or group study and projects
- Jayhawk Central Student Union