What new technology competencies should the IT graduate be anticipating and searching out to master either in college, a training program, opportunities provided online, or by self-mastery (reading a book, or IT content-specific website)?

What new technology competencies should IT graduates anticipate, seek out, and master for a successful IT career pathway?

IT Skills

Building an IT Career-Ready Washington: 2015 and Beyond

Building an IT-Ready Washington: 2015 and Beyond outlines in-demand technical skills and knowledge, including employability skills, IT students should become familiar with as they are required by prospective employees.

Ideal IT Graduate High Level

Develop A Cybersecurity Camp for High School Students

Whatcom Community College (WCC) hosts a Cybersecurity Center to provide access to Information Security and Information Assurance (IA) resources. Develop a Cybercamp at your college by can be adopting the materials Whatcom created through NSF-funding.

WCC CIS Program
  • Over 95 % of IT & CS grads were employed full-time at the time of the survey and earned $72,600 on average. http://t.co/HVLthKW7mY - Jul 8, 8:50pm
  • Employers Want These Skills in Systems Integrators http://t.co/QWxS0nnEni - Mar 27, 7:15pm
Centers of Excellence

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