|Grade 9||Grade10||Grade 11||Grade 12|
|3 Credits||3 Credits||3 Credits||3 Credits|
|Exploratory and Introduction to Information Technology||Intermediate Software Applications||Web Design and Introduction to Networking||
Advanced Programming and Technical Skills
Students successfully completing this course of study will be able to pursue a two-year computer technology degree at state colleges and universities or go on to a four-year computer engineering degree. Students can obtain immediate employment in the information systems area. Jobs include: help desk assistant, sales, systems technician and database maintenance, to name a few. Students graduating from Information Systems Technology also find great success in the military in fields like communications, information management and information systems technician.
Information Technology Shop Photos
A LOOK INTO THE CAREER
According to The Bureau of Labor and Statistics (bls.gov): Employment in computer and information technology occupations is projected to grow faster than the average for ALL occupations. The median annual wage for computer and information technology occupations was $91,250.
Check out a few Computer and Information Technology Occupations from the bls.gov website.
Connecticut Technical Education and Career System’s Information Technology course breakdown by grade. Each student is required to complete four years of a Career Technical Education program.