Business is becoming more complex every day due to the high-tech hardware and software used behind the scenes. If you enjoy staying current on the latest technological advances and finding the right technology to meet business needs, you can find a niche in this fast-growing field.
Information technology (IT) professionals help organizations in virtually every industry determine the best use of automated systems to reach their goals. This field requires analytical and problem solving skills, technical expertise, and the ability to juggle projects while meeting deadlines and quality standards. Excellent communication skills are also essential. Today’s employers are looking for people who have a sound business background combined with the ability to develop or manage business computer systems. The widespread use of computers in all areas of business has generated new positions and expanded opportunities.
- The associate in applied science degree program sets the stage for transfer to a four-year college or school.
- The certificate program provides students with an overview of business and computer systems and results in a certificate of program completion.