Join an ever-expanding field, and gain the skills to land a lucrative job in a cutting-edge industry with an online degree in technology.
Imagine a world without technology – you can’t, right?
It’s even harder to imagine a world without the people who create and maintain the vast information-sharing networks and the software that supports them.
The technology industry provides a huge variety of career opportunities in different areas.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the technology industry employed more than 1.5 million people in 2011. And according to CompTIA, the industry employed 6.5 million in 2014. Technology is already one of the fastest growing and highest paying industries around, and it's expected to keep growing with increased demand.
If you like working with technology, but you don't know exactly which direction to go, you have plenty of career choices to choose from, depending on your personal interests. The technology industry can provide many career opportunities from software engineers to business intelligence analysts.
To achieve success in this rapidly-growing industry, match your degree program with your personality.
If you are an analytical person who enjoys collecting data, preparing reports, developing systems, and supervising projects, you might be successful in our Information Technology degree program. Some job titles in this field are:
If you’re interested in working directly with software programs and technical information systems, you may excel in our Management Information Systems and Business Analytics degree program. As a professional in this field, you can become a:
To gain a competitive edge in the technology industry, you can supplement your degree with a certificate, or specialization.
For example, if you want to learn about digital data security, protection from cyber threats, or evaluating software, you could specialize in:
If you would like to create or become knowledgeable about technology systems, networking and development, you might enjoy specializing in:
We know that cost is a major consideration when it comes to higher education, which is why we not only offer low tuition rates, but we lock them in when you enroll. This guarantees that tuition will not increase as long as you remain an active student.
We understand our students and the non-traditional learner, and have designed our 100% online degree programs around your needs. Work and study on your own schedule, at your own pace, when it’s most convenient for you.