BURLINGTON, Vermont., November 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Champlain College Online, a leader in career-focused adult higher education, today announced the addition of a fully online Master of Science (MS) in Information Technology. The new program is designed for IT professionals (computer network architects, software developers, web developers, etc.) looking to deepen their technical expertise, develop advanced analytical skills, and rise to the top of their game. areas.
According to US Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment in IT and IT occupations is expected to grow rapidly, increasing by 13% from 2020 to 2030, much faster than the average for all occupations. Champlain’s new degree seeks to meet the demand for these roles and positions graduates as leaders in the attractive field. Through the choice of graduate certificates with concentrations in business management, data science or digital forensics and incident response, Champlain enables talented IT experts to take their careers to the next level.
“IT is no longer a tactical behind-the-scenes function, but has become a highly strategic role. It is central to the success and business growth of any modern organization. As such, IT professionals should be prepared to think strategically, and We created this program with the skills needed for the modern technical workforce in mind, including giving professionals of IT the necessary tools to lead ”, declared Kathleen hyde, president of cybersecurity programs for Champlain College In line. “Our new program will provide students with a practical and holistic education so that they can be successful as lifelong learners, now and in the future. “
Champlain recognizes the dynamic nature of the IT field, incorporating the development of leadership skills, such as communication and critical thinking. It provides a strong framework for today’s IT professionals to innovatively approach complex organizational challenges, so they can adapt to the field.
Application-oriented courses in areas such as systems and information classification, database design, and programming will enable students to meet the demands of today’s technology workforce. The degree offers postgraduate courses in project management, software engineering, security, etc.
Prospective students can apply for the next session through the December 10 deadline with start of classes January 2022. To learn more about the new degree, visit: https://online.champlain.edu/degrees-certificates/masters-information-technology.
To explore Champlain’s over 60 online study programs, visit https://online.champlain.edu/.
Prospective students are invited to attend a webinar scheduled for November 18 at 11:00 to learn more about the new program. To register, please visit: https://online.champlain.edu/experience/attend-webinar?wid=92012867239
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As one of the premier online programs of the United States, we are proud to be a part of the distinguished history of the regionally accredited, not-for-profit Champlain College, founded in Burlington, Vermont, in 1878.
Champlain College Online is regularly ranked by American News and World Report as a leader in online higher education. Our nationally recognized programs address industry trends and critical skills gaps. We serve over 3,000 students through more than 60 undergraduate and graduate degrees, certificates, and online stackable references in high-demand areas like cybersecurity, business, healthcare and technology. information.
Through our workforce development program called truED, we are partnering with some of the country’s leading businesses and organizations in a bold reinvention of workplace learning that empowers employees to thrive and organizations to grow. For more information, visit online.champlain.edu.
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