Information Technology (IT)
Which pathways are offered?
We offer the following pathway:
- Web Design [PDF]—This pathway prepares students to design, build, or maintain websites and applications; design graphics and animations; and develop design layouts.
What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*
Examples of jobs include:
- Web Developer
- Multimedia Artist and Animator
- Digital Media Specialist
- Graphic Designer
What is the salary outlook?*
Salaries vary depending on the job title, but approximate sample salaries include:
- Web Developer—$67,990
- Multimedia Artist and Animator—$70,530
- Graphic Designer—$48,700
*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook. Website last modified date: Friday, April 13, 2018. Some of these jobs may require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school.
Which industry-recognized, in-demand certifications and exams can my student prepare for?
- The National Occupational Competency Testing Institute (NOCTI) Web Design Exam
- Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) certifications