- School: American InterContinental University
- Degree: Bachelors
- Subject: Information Technology
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Positions within IT departments were created in order to help implement networking systems, troubleshoot possible networking problems, and keep networks safe by installing and updating security programs when necessary. Students who are interested in pursuing a career in information technology will be able to find many positions within a variety of industries. Possible positions include computer engineer, IT specialist, information security specialist, IT management, and networking specialist.
Students will have to complete a variety of computer and information technology courses in order to earn their degree. These courses include information technology management, networking systems, information security, computer programming, project management, and network troubleshooting. Students will learn how to design, develop, and install new networking systems and also learn how to update existing ones. These skills can be used in various levels within IT departments. Learning how to plan and organize group projects will also be discussed.