Information Technology

Information Technology
Information technology careers are available in every sector of the economy. Careers in IT involve the design, development, support and management of hardware, software, multimedia and systems integration services. The information technology industry is a dynamic and entrepreneurial field that continues to have a revolutionary impact on the economy and on the world.

This career cluster is organized into four career pathways:
  • Information support and services
  • Interactive media
  • Network systems
  • Programming and software development


Students in information technology learn and practice skills that prepare them for diverse post-high school education and training opportunities, from apprenticeships and two-year college programs to four-year college and graduate programs.

CTE classes in this cluster will introduce you to a variety of interesting careers including:
  • Web designer or webmaster
  • Network administrator or technician
  • Telecommunications technician
  • Data communications analyst
  • Security or database administrator
  • Application integrator
  • Computer or game programmer
  • Software applications architect
  • 3D animator
  • Virtual reality specialist
  • Graphic artist
  • Help desk specialist
  • Technical writer