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Countless businesses large and small need IT professionals with a breadth of technology skills to strategically align business needs with IT-related solutions.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, "all technology and computer-related fields are projected to grow much faster than the average for all occupations, adding 286,600 new jobs between 2008-2018." With such high job prospects, a Computer Information Technology major will be prepared to work in a variety of well-paid career options, including:
Because of the extensive hands-on learning that takes place in the first two years of this program, students in this major are highly sought after for paid internships and positions after their second year and have a variety of career options.
Champlain has many existing relationships with companies throughout Burlington and Vermont, giving you access to jobs and internships in the area. We also have a wide network of successful graduates.
100% of the graduates from the classes of 2011, 2012 and 2013 in the Computer Information Technology major were employed in jobs relevant to their Computer Information Technology program within one year of graduating. Our graduates are working in areas like web development, e-commerce, networking, application development and support.
In addition to the extensive career-focused programs and support offered College-wide, each of Champlain's career-focused majors features learning opportunities and programs that help our students create highly marketable resumes.