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Career Preparation


The Jindal School actively supports the development from student to professional. The BS in ITS program, the school’s dedicated Career Management Center, the Business Communication Center, and more, are available to help students distinguish themselves on the eve of their careers.

As per the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (OOH) employment of computer and information occupations are projected to grow and add new jobs. The demand for workers in these occupations will be driven by the continuing need for businesses and other organizations to adopt and utilize the latest technologies.

ITS professionals work in all industries such as banking and finance, telecommunications, manufacturing, government and public service, health care and transportation.


ITS professionals hold various positions within an organization.

BS ITS Careers

Job titles include systems analysts, application and software developers, consultants, data analysts and chief information officers (CIOs).

Analysts study business problems and implement systems to solve them.

Chief information officers are senior executives responsible for computer and information-processing operations within their organizations.

Consultants analyze problems and change business processes.

Application developers develop software to gather and store data.

Data analysts extract and analyze organizational data.

Project leaders organize a team of analysts, programmers, and others to create innovative solutions.

Certifications for ITS Majors

Listed below are several recommended certifications that ITS students can pursue outside of the classroom. The courses listed for each certification are beneficial as you pursue that certification and are not intended to be the only instruction needed for that certification. All certifications listed require additional instruction as listed on each of their websites.


CompTIA Network+

CompTIA Securities+

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

  • Recommended AWS Knowledge:
    Recommend candidates have at least six (6) months of experience with the AWS Cloud in any role, including technical, managerial, sales, purchasing, or financial.
  • Recommended General IT Knowledge:
    Candidates should have a basic understanding of IT services and their uses in the AWS Cloud platform.
  • ITSS 4370

CompTIA Cloud+

Certified Associate in Project Management

Resume Template

For resume guides and templates, please visit JSOM’s Career Management Center’s Resume Guidelines page.

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