Information Technology

Information Technology, or IT (pronounced “eye tea”), has transformed the way the world does business, has boosted workers’ ability to produce, and even changed the forms of global art and culture. Computers are vitally important to America’s present and future prosperity, and the key to our continued leadership in this field is the talented IT specialists who make the “thinking machines” think. If you’ve got top-notch math skills, a mind that locks onto details, and the creativity to devise solutions to any problem, you could have a future in IT.

The Information Technology cluster includes courses and/or programs related to designing, developing, managing, and operating communication and information technology networks and related hardware and software for the recording, storage, transformation, transmission, and distribution of voice, video, images, and data including both telecommunications and computing services.

Information Technology Education in South Carolina

Information Technology careers involves the design, development, support and management of hardware, software, multimedia and systems integration services. 
 
CDTechnological advances and global competition have transformed the nature of work. Tomorrow's jobs will require more knowledge, better skills, and more flexible workers than ever before. Tomorrow's workers must be prepared to change jobs and careers several times, continually updating their knowledge and skills.

To prepare today's student for tomorrow, schools are working to help students achieve in these challenging subjects. In order to provide a way for schools to organize instruction and student experiences around broad categories of occupations from entry through professional levels we must link to what is described as a career cluster. The current definition of a career cluster consists of a grouping of occupations and broad industries based on commonalities. 
        
Actually, career clusters connect what students learn in schoolFiber Optics with the knowledge and skills they need for success in college and careers. Each career cluster identifies different pathways from secondary school to two- and four-year colleges, graduate school, and the workplace.

The final reward would be that employers would gain workers prepared to learn new skills, adjust to technological change, and advance current and future employees into their ultimate career choice.

Available Courses

Advanced Computer Repair & Service
Computer Repair & Service
Foundations of Animation
Internet and Web Design

Certifications Available

A+ (CompTIA)
IC3 Internet & Computing
Cisco CCENT
Skills Certification
Network+ (CompTIA)
ACA (Adobe)
Microsoft Imagine Academy


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