The number of computer-related job openings continues to grow rapidly. Depending on the skills sets that you acquire from our various programs, you might work as:

Networking/Security Path

Jobs include:

  • Network administrator
  • Network support technician
  • Convergence technology specialist or technician
  • Home technology integrator
  • Network security specialist
  • Database administrator
  • Cloud-support technician

PC Support Path

Possible jobs are:

  • Computer support specialist
  • Help desk or end-user support technician
  • PC technician

Programming Path

Jobs include:

  • Programmer
  • Software developer
  • Systems analyst
  • Database analyst

Web/Internet Services Path

Jobs in various fields require Web skills, but the job title or job description may not include wording that makes that obvious right away. Possible positions include:

  • Flash developer (2-D animation)
  • Flex/action script developer
  • Webmaster or Web administrator
  • Digital media specialist
  • Producer
  • Writer or copywriter
  • Editor or copy editor
  • Information architect
  • Product or program manager
  • Graphic designer or layout artist
  • Digital developer

CareerOneStop, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, projects for Texas:

JobMedian Hourly RateMedian Annual SalaryProjected Growth in Texas Through 2024
Computer network support specialist$32.71$68,030
Computer systems analyst$42.10$87,580+32%
Database administrator$39.94$83,070+24%
Information security analyst$44.19$91,920+31%
Multimedia artists and animators$32.40$67,390+17%
Network and computer systems administrator$39.71$82,590+21%
Web developer$32.65$67,910+37%