Engineering Technology: Computer Technology Option

A degree in Computer Technology prepares students for careers such as computer application programmer, database administrator, computer system manager, computer network manager, software engineer, Management Information Systems (MIS) manager, customer support engineer, computer sales representative, or educator and trainer in the field of computer applications.





Related Career Titles for Computer Technology

College and University Professor

Computer Application Programmer

Computer Sales Representative

Computer Systems Analyst

Computer Systems Manager


Customer Support Engineer

Database Administrator

Hardware Designer

High School Teacher

 Management Trainee

Manager of Information Systems

Network Administrator

Non-Technical Salesperson

Research and Development

Software Designer

Software Engineer

Systems/Programming Engineer

Technical Educator and Trainer

Technical Writer/Editor

Industries That Hire Computer Technology Majors

Communication Services (Broadcasting & Telecommunications)

Computer and Electronic Products Companies

Computer Systems Design Companies

Computer Consulting

Consulting Services

Publishing Companies

Local and State Government

Scientific Research & Development Services

Electrical Equipment, Appliance, & Component Manufacturing Companies

Hospitals Insurance Carriers & Related Activities

Legal Services

Federal GovernmentAerospace Product and Parts Manufacturers


Financial Services

Employment Services

Engineering Services

Medical Equipment & Supplies Companies

Colleges and Universities

High Schools



Web Sites For Computer Technology Majors


The Technology Interface


NICET Online: National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies


IEEE Computer Society




Resources in the Career Resource Center




  • Job Choices for Science, Engineering, and Technology Students
  • Newsweek Careers 2000
  • VGM’s Handbook of Scientific & Technical Careers
  • Career Advancement and Survival for Engineers
  • The Career Connection II
  • Careers in Science and Engineering
  • Career Information Center: Engineering, Science, and Technology
  • Career Information Center: Manufacturing
  • Career Information Center: Employment Trends and Master Index
  • IEEE Marketing for Engineers
  • IEEE Writing for Career Growth
  • IEEE Presentations that Work
  • IEEE Building Internal Team Partnerships
  • IEEE Teaching on TV and Video
  • IEEE Starting a High Tech Company
  • IEEE High Tech Creativity
  • IEEE Working in a Global Environment
  • Environmental Jobs for Scientists and Engineers
  • The Complete Guide for Occupational Exploration
  • The O*Net Dictionary of Occupational Titles
  • Job Opportunities in Engineering and Computer Science
  • Great Jobs for Engineering Majors



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