Information Technology means the use of hardware, software, services, and supporting infrastructure to manage and deliver information using voice, data, and video. Information technology is building communications networks, safeguarding data and information, creating and administering databases, helping system users troubleshoot problems with their computers or mobile devices, or doing a range of other work to ensure the efficiency and security of business information systems. Demand for professionals in this field is high and growing, and people entering the field have a range of career paths to choose from.
Rising Star Careers
RISING STAR CAREERS
Computer Network Support Specialists $78,220
Web Developers $79,000
Computer Programmers $84,000
Database Administrators and Architects $98,000
Computer Systems Analysts $105,030
Information Security Analysts $107,590
Software Quality Assurance Analysts and Testers $112,700
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Student Success Story:
Mountain Range High School 2020
Enrolling in the information technology program really opened my eyes to the different careers in technology and software development. I am continuing my education at Front Range Community College by majoring in Cyber Security.