Whether you’re watching TV, buying groceries, or planning a voyage to Mars, computers are a part of almost everything we do. For this reason, workers with a mastery of the latest computing capabilities are in high demand. Austin Community College’s Computer Information Technology Program helps you become proficient in valuable skills, such as configuring, installing, and maintaining networks; administering and supporting computer applications; and implementing and monitoring information security systems.
With a new emphasis on cloud computing, big data, and the “Internet of things,” demand for computer information technology workers continues to grow faster than the national average. This field also boasts a median wage of as much as twice the average for all occupations.