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Working in the technology field enables you to develop new systems and software or program existing systems. Types of jobs in the technology field include computer programmers, web developers, software systems developers, computer network architects and computer systems analysts. For a technology career, you will use scientific reasoning and data to develop strategies and solutions for solving a host of technological issues. 

Career Options

    • Aerospace Engineers
    • Architectural and Engineering Managers
    • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineers
    • Biofuels/Biodiesel Technology and Product Development Managers
    • Chemical Engineers
    • Computer Hardware Engineers
    • Electrical Engineers
    • Electronics Engineers, Except Wind and Solar
    • Engineers, all other
    • Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers
    • Fuel Cell Engineers
    • Health and Safety Engineers, Except Mining Safety Engineers and Inspectors
  • Active listening
  • Analytic and scientific software
  • Complex problem solving
  • Computer-aided design software
  • Critical thinking
  • Database management system software
  • Graphics or photo imaging software
  • Judgment and decision making
  • Object or component-oriented development software
  • Presentation software
  • Program testing software
  • Reading comprehension
  • Science
  • Systems analysis
  • Web platform development software

Get Involved!

A professional organization/association is a group that seeks to further the interests of professionals within a particular field. Professional organizations typically provide professional development, networking, and leadership opportunities for their members. Getting involved can often be great for career growth and advancement. The professional organizations listed below are most appropriate for students interested in occupations related to Technology.

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