Why Information Technology?

Job Security

 

According to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, employment of computer support specialists is projected to grow 12 percent from 2014 to 2024, faster than the average for all occupations (7% for the same period). ·         In 2010, there were 7.6 million STEM workers in the United States, representing about 1 in 18 workers.

Competitive Salaries

 

In May 2016, the median annual wage for all workers was $37,040. The median annual wage for computer user support specialists was $52,160 or $25.08 per hour in May 2016. 

Stability

 

It's a career that you can pursue for the rest of your life. Entry level IT jobs offer competitive pay and they offer on the job training.  

Stability

 

It's a career that you can pursue for the rest of your life. Entry level IT jobs offer competitive pay and they offer on the job training.  

Flexibility

 

Most computer support specialists have full-time work schedules; however, many do not work typical 9-to-5 jobs. Because computer support is important for businesses, It's a 24-hrs per day 365 days per year industry.