5 Careers in Information Technology

DOI: 10.1201/9781003204114-5

5.1 Introduction

Not all students research the field of information technology before pursuing a career in it. And many students fail to pursue an IT career on account of their limited (and sometimes complete lack of) knowledge about the field. This chapter is purposely designed for students in this position. The chapter describes various topics that extend students’ interest and looks at the requirements to help gauge suitability for pursuing an IT career.

5.2 Are You a Fit for an IT Career?

You might be wondering whether an IT career is the right fit for you! In fact, anyone can study IT; however, individuals who aspire to enter the field should develop a solid basis in logic ...

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