Business & Information Technology

Do you enjoy video games and dream of designing your own?  Do you look forward to running a successful business?  Does investigating cyber crimes sound exciting?  Then you belong at Rose State College.  Rose State is the only two year college in the country where you can acquire all six levels of national certification in cyber security.  Our Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) chapter was the first from a two year Oklahoma college to compete nationally.  Leading business executives such as the former Comptroller General of the United States provide guest lectures and a unique perspective.  Small classes, dedicated faculty, and hands-on experience all make Rose State the best place for an associate degree in business and information technology. 



Develop a great foundation in accounting principles and learn to apply theory through use of accounting software.  Graduates who successfully complete the ACAT Exam will receive the ABA credential from the National Society of Accountants.


Students in the business program are taught analytical and critical thinking skills necessary for success in any business endeavor.  Numerous specialties exist within the Business Administration A.A.S. degree including human resources, management, small business, marketing, e-commerce, and finance.  The A.S. degree provides you a transferable foundation for continuing your education.

Computer Information Technology

The CIT program prepares you for immediate employment in technology fields.  Pursue either a database concentration or one in programming.  Both options cover network administration, entry level systems analysis, database management systems, hardware, and operating systems.

Multimedia Communication

male multimedia students at computer

Here you will study digital imaging, computer illustration, and flash.  Focusing on graphic design emphasizes creating and editing images and preparing them for print or web applications.  In multimedia you will specialize in integrating audio, video, still images, animation, and text for the delivery of interactive content.

Networking/Cyber Security

This program is designed to prepare students with the knowledge to gain immediate employment in the networking and cyber security fields.  The networking option focuses on operating systems, networking, local area networks, and security principles.  The cyber security emphasis also includes an understanding of wireless, biometrics, and remote access technologies along with forensic investigation methods.  Customized student options are offered.  You will be well prepared to pass industry certification exams.  A background check is required for cyber security majors.  Paid internships are available and graduates are in high demand.

Paralegal Studies

This degree will prepare you for employment as a legal assistant or paralegal with a law firm, corporation, or governmental agency.  Students receive a solid foundation in legal skills and theory.  The program has been approved by the American Bar Association since 1976.

Technical Supervision and Management

Designed for students with some workplace experience, you will focus on developing leadership, communications, and human relations skills.  The case study method is used throughout the program.

Web Development Technology

Students pursuing this degree will learn web programming, development, administration, and security.  You will learn how to develop and maintain web sites for various business models.


Hear what students, alumni, and faculty have to say.

"Rose State is great because of the small classes and individual attention you receive.  If you have questions, they are always answered and discussed.  You aren't a number.  Professors know your name and are always willing to take the time for you."
Lauryn Wall
Rose State College Accounting Student

"Rose State College prepares students interested in computer information technology and business with a well-rounded education and hands-on experience.  This educational foundation provides them a future in a challenging career.  Because of the high demand for jobs in the cyber security industry, many of our graduates go on to work at such companies as Dell, or for the state of Oklahoma, and even for the Department of Defense."
Ken Dewey
Director/Professor, Networking/Cyber Security

"I attended Rose State College because of its strong paralegal program, its convenient location, and its diverse class schedule.  Rose was-for me- a perfect place to get my education on the right track and to receive some one-on-one mentoring."
Brandon P. Long
A.A.S. Legal Assistance, Rose State College
B.S. University of Central Oklahoma
J.D. Oklahoma City University
Attorney, McAfee & Taft, Oklahoma City, OK

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Midwest City, OK 73110-2704
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