Information Technology

Career Cluster

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Picture Yourself in Information Technology

Is this you?

  • Love keeping up with technology
  • Enjoy solving problems
  • Team player
The Information Technology cluster is on the front lines of cutting-edge computer technology and spans almost all areas of business. Qualified IT professionals are in high demand. With more choices and opportunities, this is one of the fastest-growing industries in Wisconsin.

Entry level, technical, and professional careers in information technology relate to the design, development, support, and management of hardware, software, multimedia, security, and systems integration services.

  • Teaching, mentoring, and knowledge sharing
  • Project management skills
  • Critical-thinking skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Prepares students for high-demand occupations.
  • Students learn in interactive, hands-on and real-world environments and have access to the latest technology.
  • Thanks to strong industry and community partnerships (Skyward, Sentry, Renaissance, Delta Dental) students learn the skills employers seek and have access to service learning opportunities.
  • Instructors have recent industry experience and maintain industry-recognized credentials or relevant skills.
  • Flexible learning options are available when appropriate (online, web conferencing, etc.).
  • Transfer opportunities are available to obtain four-year degree if desired.
  • Students may be eligible to receive credit for prior learning.
  • All students have an opportunity to join the Mid-State chapter of the Business Professionals of America and the Mid-State Cyber Cougars IT Club.

“The moment you see a student grasp a concept and realize they have an ability that wasn't present before, that the future has opened up—that is why I teach.”