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Prepare for a Career in IT or Cybersecurity 

New technologies are developed every day. And that means there are always new and exciting career opportunities for people with a degree in information technology.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, jobs in the IT sector are projected to grow by 11% through 2029, and the median salary for IT jobs are $88,000. This includes: 

So, whether you’re already an IT pro looking to advance or you’re just starting out, Peirce can prepare you to earn the certifications and skills you will need to advance your career, or start a new one in the IT field. 

Peirce College also offers comprehensive career development services that assist our students by providing personalized IT career counseling. To learn more about our career services, visit our Center for Career and Professional Development.

 

Information Technology Career Options with a Peirce Degree

A degree in IT or a certificate in Cybersecurity can open up career opportunities in a wide range of industries. Here are some examples of job categories that our graduates might pursue after receiving an information technology degree or cybersecurity certificate at Peirce College:

Cybersecurity (certificate)

  • Security Administrators
  • Security Specialists
  • Security Engineers
  • Network Administrators
  • Systems Administrators
  • Junior IT Auditors/Penetration Testers
  • Security Consultants

Networking, Administration and Security (Bachelor of Science)

  • Network Security Administrators
  • Computer Systems Analysts
  • Network Security Specialists
  • Systems Administrators
  • Network Designer
Programming and Application Development (Bachelor of Science)
  • IT Specialists
  • Systems Software Engineers
  • Software Developers
  • Computer and Information Scientists
  • Quality Assurance Analysts
Technology Management (Bachelor of Science)
  • Web Developers
  • Information Technology Managers
  • Technical Project Managers
  • Technical Delivery Managers
  • Database Administrator

 

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