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Diploma in Business Information Technology Red River College




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This two-year program provides a solid foundation in information technology with focus on the following technical areas:

Application Development builds proficiency in application development for business systems. Languages include Java, C#, and Ruby.

Database Management will provide you with a highly developed skill set focused on daily operation of relational databases, system administration, backup and recovery, advanced SQL, and data warehousing.

Network Management will give you the skills needed for network administration, security and disaster recovery, platform integration, and Windows and Unix servers. Some courses are integrated with established programs such as the Cisco Networking Academy Program.

Web Development will provide you with the specialized skills you need to develop content for the Web, including server-side technologies, introductory Internet security, platform integration, and mobile technologies.

The program provide training in three distinct areas:

  • Technical training
  • Related business courses for understanding business systems
  • Practical applied training, through an industry project or paid co-op work term
  • Graduates will receive the Business Information Technology diploma.

This program has been accredited by the Canadian Information Processing Society's (CIPS) College Program Accreditation Council (CPAC). The CPAC works with academic institutions to ensure that educational programs prepare students for the demands of the Information System profession.

The College also offers an Introduction to Business Information Technology program designed for applicants who do not meet the admission requirements for the two-year Business Information Technology (BIT) program.

Who Should Enrol?

You should have a sound aptitude for logical reasoning, the capacity for analytical thought, and mathematical ability.

A career in IT requires a great deal of patience and persistence. Manual dexterity, for keyboarding, is also a requirement.

The program will appeal to you if you have no prior related work experience or post-secondary education and your career goals are dependent upon you having information technology skills.

Employment Potential

Graduates are highly regarded in the job marketplace combining technical skills, communication skills and practical business knowledge. Employment opportunities exist in developing both business and web applications, providing technical support to existing systems and applications and working with database applications. Small, medium and large companies from all different sectors are looking for IT specialists to work with and develop current and new technologies. Graduates are employed as consultants on their own or with consulting companies to assist companies with their technological requirements.

Within 3 – 4 years graduates can move on to supervisory and management positions such as Team Leader, Project Manager and Senior Programmer/Analyst.

Course options

Here are the different ways in which you can study Diploma in Business Information Technology.

Full Time (2 years)

Tuition fees

Year 1: CAN $15,923; Year 2: CAN $17,423 (Program fees include option of taking either a coop work experience or industry project term in term 4)




The Roblin Centre (Exchange District Campus)

160 Princess Street,


Manitoba (MB),

R3B 1K9, Canada

Entry requirement for international students

  • Submit proof of successful completion of or enrolment in Grade 12
  • If you provide proof of enrolment, your official final grades indicating successful completion must be submitted by July 15 for fall enrolment or by the deadline specified in your admission letter
  • If you are required to complete an English language assessment, do not submit your transcripts until requested to do so. See Regular Admission Requirement 2 for more information.

English Language Requirements:

  • Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) Certificate - exit Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) levels from an English as a second language (ESL) program: Listening 8, Speaking 7, Reading 7, Writing 7 or
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS - Academic): Listening 6.0, Speaking 6.0, Reading 6.0, Writing 6.0 or
  • Canadian Test of English for Scholars and Trainees (CanTEST): Listening 4.5, Speaking 4.0, Reading 4.0, Writing 3.5

Mature Student Admission Requirements
If you are 19 years of age or older and have been out of high school for a minimum of one year at time of application

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