Computer and Information Systems Managers
|Overview:||Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as electronic data processing, information systems, systems analysis, and computer programming.|
|Degree(s):||A.A.S. Computer Information Systems: Computer Programming Track
A.A.S. Computer Information Systems: Microcomputer Applications Software Track
|Job Outlook:||Employment of computer and information systems managers is expected to grow faster than average through 2018. Demand will be driven by new applications of technology in the workplace and the need to remain competitive by using the most sophisticated computer networks. The growing need for security will also drive employment.|
|Education Level:||Typically, a Bachelor’s Degree from a 4-year college (some are 5 years) is required to be considered for this occupation.|
* National data collected by the Department of Labor in 2014 with projections through 2024. For New York green job information .
Understanding acquiring positions in this field may be enhanced through continuing academic study (i.e. earning a baccalaureate or a master's degree) and/or work experience in the field, Queensborough Community College has established transfer agreementswith other institutions for students who wish to further pursue their educational goals. Students are highly encouraged to meet with one of our Career Services to fully understand the opportunities available through study in their degree program.