Careers in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT)

Career opportunities in ICT are considered to be high-wage, high demand opportunities in the Sacramento Region, which model similar opportunities nationwide.  For example, Glassdoor, a leading career recruitment site, identified 25 Best Jobs in America for 2016. The jobs that make this list are based on three criteria: number of job openings, salary, and career opportunities rating.

The list includes six ICT career opportunities, including:

Data Scientist

Mobile Developer

Analytics Manager

Software Development Manager

UX Designer

Software Architect

Skills taught in ICT courses are also transferable to other professions listed in the Glassdoor report.

Pathway Resources

Exploring Computer Science

Cisco Networking Academy

UC Davis C-STEM Center

UC Berkeley Beauty and Joy of Computing (AP Computer Science Principles)

Intel Arduino 101 (and curriculum)

Sparkfun

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