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- Experts predict that IT jobs are expected to grow 22% through 2020 in the USA. YEAP! Here’s a sneak peek at a few expected- 2020 numbers:
- Computer Programmers- 406,800 Jobs
- Computer Support Specialists- 717,100 Jobs
- Computer Systems Analysts- 664,800 Jobs
- Information Security Analysts; Web Developers; and Computer Network Architects- 367,900 Jobs
- Software Application Developers- 664, 500 Jobs
- Systems Software Developers- 519, 400 Jobs
The simple reaction we had to this was- WOW!
Programme Your Destiny!
Convinced now that this is the right time to enter this virtual field? We thought so! We bring to you the top five 2015-IT study destinations and their popular IT course offerings (based on the latest QS World University Subject Rankings for Computer Science & Information Systems).
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Of course, MIT topped our list once again! Cambridge-based MIT’s Sloan School of Management had recently ranked first for its Information Systems programs (U.S. News & World Report). You can choose to pursue certificate, undergraduate and graduate degree programs in IT or related topics such as Management & Technology and Design & Management.
Founded in 1885, Stanford University is an internationally recognised leading research and teaching institution, with one of the most renowned faculties in the United States. It offers the Masters Degree in Computer Science (MSCS) programme.
Carnegie Mellon University
Based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Carnegie Mellon takes second place- having ranked second in the USA for computer science programs (U.S. News & World Report). Its graduate school offers programmes in Information Security Policy and Management, Information Technology, and Information Systems Management. These study options combine coursework with hands-on experience.
The world-renowned Harvard University, the oldest higher education provider in the USA, offers an unparalleled student experience and has 12 degree granting schools. It has campuses in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts; over 20,000 students enrolled in its degree programmes; and 360,000+ alumni all across the globe. It offers undergraduate and graduate programmes in computer science.
University of California, Berkeley (UCB)
UCB, also widely known as Cal, is a world-leading academic institution. Its faculty currently includes 7 Nobel Laureates and has a diverse student body with international students coming from over 100 countries. It offers the BS in Computer Science and Engineering and the MS in Computer Science.
In today’s highly shaky economy, there are but a few career fields that are as consistent as the field of Information Technology. So go ahead- make your pick. Want more choices? Feel free to browse our websites for IT course listings in the USA.
And hey- if you’re interested in enrolling in any of the above universities or any other IT university in the USA, for that matter all you need to do is drop us an email or give us a call and our counsellors will help you out with the application process-absolutely free of cost!