Systems Information Technology (SIT)

Fayette, Hamilton, & Sumiton Campuses

Information Technology has become an integral part of modern life. Among its most important functions is the efficient transmission of information and the storage and analysis of information. Computer user support specialists provide help and advice to computer users and organizations. Cyber security analysts plan and carry out security measures to protect an organization's computer networks and systems. Data scientists use specialized software to store, organize, and interpret data. Network administrators design and build data communications networks, including local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), and Intranets. Computer programmers write and test code that allows computer applications and software programs to function properly. Software developers are the creative minds behind computer programs who develop applications that allow users to complete tasks on their devices. Web developers design and create websites.
(Occupational Outlook Handbook)

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