News & Updates: Fall 2014

Center News & Updates: Fall 2014 – Find out about the statewide IT program marketing plan, progress on IT common courses, what technical knowledge and employability skills make the ideal IT graduate, standardization of IT BAS degree titles, and more…

IT Program Marketing Plan

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?

Seek out learning opportunities - self-study

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
  • 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
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