Information Technology & Gaming

This course is designed to provide students with a firm foundation in computer fundamentals, information management and basic knowledge of video game development. It offers students the opportunity to develop the necessary skills for employment in today’s professional information technology environment or a solid foundation for postsecondary education in the Information Management field. Students receive instruction in a variety of office and business applications, the fundamentals of personal finance, as well as several computer programming languages including some used for video game development.

Courses of Study
· Business Applications
· Database Management
· Visual Basic Programming
· Video Game Development
 
Career Paths
· Database Administrator
· Computer Systems Analyst
· Computer Programmer
· Game Programmers
· Video Game Developer
· Information Systems Manager
 

 

Certification

· IC3 – Internet and Computing Core Certification
 
Articulated Credits
 
• Statewide
• Community College of Allegheny
County
• Pittsburgh Technical Institute
Post-Secondary Opportunities
 
· Bradford School of Business
· California University of PA
· CC AC
· DeVry University
· Indiana University of PA
· Pittsburgh Technical Institute
· Robert Morris University