Information & Communication Technologies

Computers are everywhere in the business world as well as our personal lives. This means the people who have the skills to keep our computers on the cutting-edge of technology are in high demand. These pathways will build the skills for employees who can understand, manage and support rapidly evolving computer, software and information systems. Essential skills for careers in this industry sector include understanding systems that support the management and flow of data, the ability to work well and communicate clearly, and the ability to manage projects efficiently. Students will be prepared to pursue high-demand, high-wage jobs that require highly skilled individuals.

Sample occupations associated with pathways in this sector:

  • Computer Programmer
  • Software Developer/Applications
  • Information Security Analyst
  • E-Business/E-Commerce Specialist