At Vermont Tech, you'll get both the classroom and real-world experience you need to design, build, and deploy dynamic software systems; scalable and secure data networks; and telecommunication infrastructures. Our students develop the technical savvy necessary to effectively interact with software developers at a detailed level while recognizing the big-picture business viewpoint and how to communicate effectively with the rest of an organization.
Students who pursue an associate degree graduate ready to contribute as members of a technology team and are knowledgeable about web design and systems, systems administration, and have built a programming skills foundation. Graduates of this program are prepared to understand the organization and technology of computers, databases, networking, and other information technologies. Students are introduced to the breadth of technologies and to the basics of the business world.
Because of the broad technological background this program provides, students are well-prepared to enter new technical areas as the field expands and evolves.
A student with an Associate of Science in Computer Information Technology will be able to:
Demonstrate fluency in multiple programming languages
Develop and manage complete websites
Understand the design and implementation of computer networking
Understand basic principles for developing and deploying high quality software systems
Understand how to manage systems, including UNIX-based computers
Demonstrate a solid background in business processes
Understand the historical and social context of information technology
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The program is called Build Vermont Pathways. It's a new job-creating collaboration between the Agency of Transportation and Vermont Technical College.
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Percent Job and Advanced Education Placement Rate in Computer Information Technology
Vermont Tech Computer Information Technology student outcomes are strong. The class of 2016 had a 100% job and advanced placement rate within six months of graduation. Many students have internships while they’re in college that lead to full-time employment after graduation.