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A Major in Information Technology

Description of Major 

 This major educates students about all aspects of computing technology, focusing on meeting the needs of users within an organizational and societal context through the selection, creation, application, integration and administration of computing technologies.           

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Employment Opportunities 

Graduates are prepared for a wide range of positions in industry, medicine, education, business, government agencies, and nonprofit organizations. A variety of jobs are available for information technology graduates, including:

Business Administrator        Client-Server Developer
Communications Specialist             Computer Engineer             
Computer Programmer                Computer Scientist              
Computer Security Specialist  Consultant                             
Customer/Product Support Specialist Data Communications Analyst       
Data Processing Manager  Database Administrator      
Hardware Engineer                          Help Desk Technician        
Information Systems Operator  Information Systems Scientist        
Internet Developer                             Network Administrator       
Network Engineer                             Network Specialist   
Operating Systems Programmer    Operations Analyst         
Personal Computer Manager          Professor                      
Quality Control Manager                  Software Engineer                           
Software Support Technician Systems Analyst      
Systems Designer                        Technical Analyst                        
Technical Support Representative Webmaster