There is a currently a tremendous demand for qualified people in the various technology fields. This demand is predicted to get even stronger in the future. The ITM degree provides the flexibility to prepare the student for a number of occupations within the technology and business fields. By combining the required courses with selected electives and co-ops, internships and certifications, the student can tailor their degree to fit the requirements of a specific technology-related occupation. Students can choose to pursue a hands-on technical career path or a people oriented, management type of career path. Both career paths are in high demand.
One job that students may choose is Computer Systems Analyst. The Computer Systems Analyst job is consistently identified as one of the highest demand jobs in the future and is consistently chosen as one of the best jobs in America.
Sample Job Titles and National Salary Ranges
|Job Title||Salary Range|
|Computer and Information Systems Managers||$111,700 - Varies|
|Computer Systems Analysts||$59,610 - $159,660|
|Software and Web Developers, Programmers, and Testers||No Salary Data|
|Computer and Information Research Scientists||$80,150 - $180,300|
|Computer Network Architects||$44,230 - $194,360|
|Computer User Support Specialists||$37,050 - $105,980|
|Network and Computer Systems Administrators||$58,510 - $159,060|
|Database Administrators and Architects||$64,350 - $166,100|
|Information Security Analysts||$66,530 - $174,700|
* Sources of Information: United States Department of Labor: Bureau of Labor Statistics (2020). For more information about careers and assistance in making your career plans, please contact Career Services (firstname.lastname@example.org) or visit www.ramapo.edu/careercenter/.