Information Technology (IT)

Which pathways are offered?

We offer the following pathways:

  • Programming: C++
  • Programming: HTML5/CSS
  • Programming: JAVA
  • Programming: Python

What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?

Some of the jobs include:

  • Systems Support Specialist
  • Computer Engineer
  • Applications Software Developer
  • Computer Programmer
  • Computer and Information Systems Manager
  • Software Quality Assurance Engineer
  • Systems Software Developer

What is the salary outlook?*

Salaries vary depending on the job title, but approximate sample salaries include:

  • Computer Programmer—$82,240/year
  • Software Developer—$103,560/year
  • Computer and Information Systems Manager—$139,220/year

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook. Website last modified date: Friday, April 10, 2020. Some of these jobs may require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school.

Which industry-recognized certifications and exams can my student prepare for?

  • The National Occupational Competency Testing Institute (NOCTI) Information Support and Services Exam
  • The NOCTI Computer Programming Exam