Careers: Associate of Applied Business in Information Technology

Careers: Associate of Applied Business in Information Technology
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Earning your AAB in Information Technology degree from the University of Cincinnati online can help you gain a fundamental understanding of technology’s role in the workplace and grow the skills you need to advance the field.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employment in computer and information technology roles is projected to grow 13 percent from 2020 through 2030 — much faster than the average of all other occupations. The tech industry is growing quickly in cities throughout the U.S., providing endless opportunity. In addition, the median annual wage for computer and information technology occupations was $91,250 in May 2020, which was higher than the median annual wage for all occupations of $41,950.

Graduates with an Associate Degree in Information Technology may pursue many different careers such as:

  • Information Specialist
  • Health IT
  • Computer Systems Analyst
  • Software Developer
  • Computer and Information Systems Manager
  • Computer Programmer
  • Web Developer
  • Database Administrator

Graduates can transition into UC’s (100% online) Bachelor of Information Technology program and complete a bachelor’s degree in three years!

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Occupation Median Wage Projected Growth
Information Technology Project Managers $98,740 9%
Web Developers $78,580 9%
Computer Programmers $97,800 -2%
Database Administrators $99,890 5-8%
Computer and Information Systems Managers $164,070 9%