Information technology majors are needed in almost every industry to run, troubleshoot, and maintain technology. For many people, an IT degree can translate into a stable career, respectable salary, and stimulating work.
But what is an IT degree exactly, and what does it take to be a successful IT major?
We’re here to answer these questions and more about getting an IT degree. By the end of this article, you’ll have a full understanding of what an IT degree entails and what to expect as an IT major at a four-year college or university. We’ll also cover the following about IT degrees:
- What Information Technology (IT) is as a career field
- What an IT degree is
- How to decide if an IT degree is right for you (with a five question quiz!)
- Overview of the top seven IT degrees in the U.S.
Let’s dive in!