Information Technology

The Information Technology (IT) programs are designed to provide students the analytical skills and technological expertise to obtain employment as IT professionals in a variety of industries. Students in these programs enjoy working with hardware and software, learning new technologies, interacting with clients and solving problems. The estimated salary range for Information Technology (IT) graduates is $29,411 - $120,972*.


Program TitleAward
Computer Analyst- Business and Web Programming Associate of Applied Science
Computer Analyst- Information Security Certificate
Computer Analyst- Mobile Application Development Certificate
Computer Analyst- Networking Administration and Tech Support Associate of Applied Science
Computer Technology, Networking and Programming Associate of Applied Science

Advantages of Information Technology

Opportunities for Growth

Computers and technology are constantly evolving; a career in IT means you'll never be bored! An IT department consists of many different positions, and graduates within these programs will have opportunities to advance and grow within their fields. The industry is growing and changing on a daily basis, making it an exciting and adventurous career.

High Earning Potential

Information Technology is critical to any business. IT professionals are needed across the country and earn, on average, $23.50 per hour, although wages vary based on location, experience, continuing education and opportunities for advancement.

 *Salary Source: Institutional Effectiveness; Salary range represents 10th-90th percentile earnings for related occupations in the NICC district.

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888.642.2338, ext. 380