Information Technology Pathways

The Information Technology Career Cluster includes careers related to the design, development, support, and management of computer systems. This cluster involves building, maintaining, and repairing hardware, software, and information technology systems.

IT Broadband Technician

The Broadband Technician assists with on-site installations, troubleshooting, repairs, and maintenance of telecommunications products and equipment. Technicians have direct, face-to-face contact with customers. Services include, but are not limited to, Telephony, Video/CATV/DBS, Internet, Wi-Fi, and/or high-speed networks.

Length of Apprenticeship: One year

IT Essentials

IT Essentials youth apprentices gain a foundation of information technology skills applicable in many areas of IT, including desktop, software, and security skills.

Length of Apprenticeship: One year

IT Network and Security

IT Network and Security youth apprentices assist with network systems and cybersecurity processes, including network performance, maintenance, and security of systems and information.

Length of Apprenticeship: One year

IT Software and Application Development

IT Software and Application Development youth apprentices gain code writing, troubleshooting, and system security skills related to the development of software and applications.

Length of Apprenticeship: One year