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11 Hot Skills for 2013 (Article from the "Computer World" journal)

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Popular Computer Science Degree Jobs by College Salary Report (Article)

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Internships

Bradley CS/CIS students are given numerous opportunities to intern at many companies in the technology field; including, but not limited to: Discover Financial Services; Caterpillar Inc.; Vansco Electronics; S&S Computer Systems; Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago; SVI Systems; Walgreens; Infogenic Systems. For detailed information, please visit Smith Career Center website or contact Associate Director Sandra McDermott, phone (309) 677-3036.

Nature of the Work, Qualifications, Job Outlook, Projection Data and Earnings in CS/IS areas

Please visit the Web site of the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics for detailed information regarding nature of the work, qualifications and advancements, employment, job outlook, projections data, and earnings of various profession in Computer Science and Computer Information Systems areas, including:

Recent Employment

Recent CS/IS graduates have been employed by: Microsoft Corporation; Harris Corporation; Caterpillar Inc.; Accenture; Epic Systems Corporation; Hewitt Associates; American PC Solutions

National median pay for popular CS/CIS/IT jobs (by College Salary Report):

Popular CS/CIS/IT Degree Jobs

National Median Pay

Software Architect

$116,000

Software Development Manager

$115,000

Program Manager, IT

$111,000

Database Administrator (DBA)

$85,100

Software Test Engineer (STE)

$84,000

Network Engineer, IT

$83,900

Systems Engineer (IT)

$83,300

Software Development Engineer, Test (SDET)

$82,000

Systems Analyst

$81,900

Business Analyst, IT

$81,500

Software Developer

$80,500

Programmer Analyst

$74,800

Application Support Analyst

$69,000

Computer Systems Analyst

$68,300

Information Technology Specialist

$64,200

Systems Administrator

$62,900

Network Administrator, IT

$59,000

Web Developer

$58,000