An easy-to-follow new infographic for those considering a career in Information Technology.
(Rocky Hill, CT) (PRWEB) May 27, 2014
Porter and Chester Institute created an easy-to-follow new infographic for those considering a career in Information Technology. It answers a range of questions about the Computer and Network Technology profession including what those in the field might find in terms of job responsibilities and salary. It even explains the sort of skills one might need to find success in Computer and Network Technology careers.
Information technology encompasses the development, installation, implementation and maintenance of computers, networks and software. Entry level jobs in Computer and Network Technology include user support roles such as desktop and help desk support specialists, and network specialists who work on computer networks and systems. The infographic references median salaries in different specialties within the field and includes the average 2013 salaries for those working in Connecticut and Massachusetts in computer user support and computer network support.
Noting that jobs in the field are expected to grow faster than average through 2022, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the infographic guides readers on what they can do to enter the vibrant field. Among other factors to consider, it suggests choosing a program that has hands-on training, taught by professionals from the IT field.
Porter and Chester Institute offers Computer & Network Technology training at its campuses in Connecticut and Massachusetts. Students are trained by IT professionals and can complete the program in as little as 12 months.
Porter and Chester Institute has 9 locations in Connecticut and Massachusetts and offers 10 different career training programs including Computer & Network Technology which students can learn about through the new Infographic.
About Porter and Chester Institute:
Porter and Chester Institute, Inc. is a Connecticut-based postsecondary institution with over 60 years of experience in providing technical, business, and health related occupational preparation. Founded in 1946, the Institute trains over 3,000 students annually through its nine campuses in Connecticut and Massachusetts. Porter and Chester Institute is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), is approved by the Connecticut Office of Higher Education, and licensed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure, Office of Private Occupational School Education. Porter and Chester Institute uses hands-on education to prepare students for successful careers in a variety of fields.