Information technology is about using computer technology to manage information.
Majoring in information technology will sharpen your critical thinking and logic skills to prepare you for a future developing software innovations, managing systems that help run computers more efficiently and working collaboratively with others to solve problems.
Kean information technology graduates are working as IT consultants, network architects, computer forensic investigators, health IT specialists, web developers and computer systems administrators, optimizing the modern computing experience.
I chose information technology at Kean because technology is the best way to help people have a better life. I want to make software to help people with disabilities. Kean has a lot of research programs that enhance our abilities."
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Graduates of Kean are currently employed at Vanguard Financial, the U.S. Department of the Treasury, the NSA, Motorola, IBM, BAE Systems, Tata Consultancy Services, Harris Corporation, Express Scripts, UnitedHealthcare, Verizon and other leading information technology agencies in some of the following positions:
Technical solutions analyst
IT support engineer
Senior business analyst
Information security associate
Information technology jobs are expected to grow faster than average through 2026, according to the U.S Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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