Information technology has rapidly become one of the hottest career options on the job market today. With the advent of the cyber age, any company or institution that wants to stay on the winning edge needs to be up to date in terms of its information technology. Trained information technology professionals are in high demand as more and more businesses take their operations to the next level. While the demand for trained information technology professionals is high, the field itself is also very challenging. These professionals need to be up to date with the latest developments in information technology, periodically upgrade their resources and be able to troubleshoot a wide range of issues.
Courses that teach information technology cover a number of different subjects. Students will learn about internet fundamentals, web programming with UNIX and programming with C++. Database design, SQL, programming in Oracle, programming with UML and Java programming are also covered. Students will also learn about Microsoft ASP .NET, Java Enterprise Solutions using J2EE Technology, OOA&D in Microsoft .NET Framework with VB .NET and Developing ADO .NET Applications for Microsoft SQL Server 2000. Developing XML Web Services using Microsoft ASP .NET and E-Commerce Projects are also covered.
Students will learn about basic hardware, command line structure (DOS) architecture, A+ Core computer repair/hardware theory, A+ operating systems Windows, Network+, troubleshooting a MS Windows XP operating system, project management, decision making, applied and intermediate computer applications, data analysis and Linux 3.
Information technology graduates can easily find immediate employment as software developers, information systems specialists, web application developers, client/server applications developers, system analysts, database administrators, Web masters or network administrators. There is also scope for specialization in a wide range of fields. A career in information technology has tremendous scope for future development and is financially stable.
Canadian Provinces with Career Colleges offering diplomas, programs or courses in Information Technology
Prince Edward Island