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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.
Graduates from the Computer Information Technology (CIT) diploma program will fit well into all industries by using information technology to support and enhance business operations. CIT graduates use their knowledge of the latest technologies including database and network administration to offer integrated solutions. Typical employment opportunities include user support, systems integrator, network administrator, and database administrator. After several years of relevant work experience, graduates are employed as system analyst, security analyst, project manager, team lead, etc. Learn about a grad who loved the cohort model and the variety of curriculum, or a former student who emphasizes the transferability of skills learned in CIT to his job in industry.
|Over 90%||of grads are in a program-related job within four months of graduation|
|Over 95%||of grads are satisfied or very satisfied with their CIT education|
|NOC||Percentage of those employed in program-related job||Median hourly wage (main job)|
|2282||User support roles||27%||$22|
|2171||Information systems analysts and consultants||20%||$23|
|2175||Web designers and developers||15%||$19|
|2174||Computer programmers and interactive media developers||7%||$19|
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Benjamin Yu, Instructor
Jim Parry, Instructor
Lei (Johnny) Zhang, Instructor
Michal Aibin, Instructor
Thomas Lane, Instructor
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