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Computer Information Technology (CIT) is a unique program that aims to train students to be technical experts in various computing technologies including database, network administration, web technology, and security. Graduates will be IT specialists responsible for planning, deployment, administration, and configuration of computing infrastructures for organizations.
Learn more about the teaching model in the new CIT space.
The Industry Sponsored Student Projects program (ISSP) provides students with real-life experience by working on IT or software projects directly from industry. Students work in teams or individually with an industry sponsor, proceeding through the development life-cycle to develop a complete IT or software solution. Read more about how students are making a difference.
Every company is a technology company. No matter what product or service they provide, companies across all industries use information technology to support and enhance business operations.
As a graduate from the Computer Information Technology (CIT) diploma program, you will develop knowledge of and experience with the latest technologies, and transferable business skills necessary to begin or advance a successful career.Learn about a former student who emphasizes the transferability of skills learned in CIT to his job in industry.
Upon graduation, students may also choose to continue their studies full-time or to begin working in their chosen field while pursuing a degree part-time. CIT graduates are eligible to apply for the following bachelor’s degree programs:
|Over 98%||of grads are in a program-related job within six months of graduation|
|Over 95%||of grads found their CIT Diploma useful in getting their job|
Top five program-related jobs obtained after graduation
|NOC||Percentage of those employed in program-related job||Median hourly wage (main job)|
|2174||Computer programmers and interactive media developers
|2281||Computer network technicians||23%||$25|
|2175||Web designers and developers||13%||$22|
|2171||Information systems analysts and consultants||10%||$25|
|2147||Computer engineers (except software engineers and designers)
Typical roles and career progression
Prospective Student Inquiries
Current Student Inquiries
Program Head, CIT Diploma
Benjamin Yu, Instructor
Jim Parry, Instructor
Lei (Johnny) Zhang, Instructor
Michal Aibin, Instructor
Thomas Lane, Instructor
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