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Information Technology

Whether you are using a smart phone, computer, or the enormous database that stores information online, professionals are needed to design software, maintain information systems, and troubleshoot network issues. If you are interested in working with technology in an expanding and innovative environment, consider a career in the fast-growing Information Technology industry.

Enroll in an Information Technology program at City Colleges and you will:

  • Develop strong technical skills in programming, web development, security management, and more.
  • Gain real-world insight through on-campus seminars by IT professionals and off-campus visits to IT companies.
  • Connect with hundreds of employers looking to hire through our Career Network, our online job board.
  • Prepare to transfer to a four-year university, saving up to $40,000 on the cost of a bachelor’s degree.

Industry & Academic Partners

City Colleges has partnered with industry leaders to design curriculum and work-based learning experiences, and offer internships to ensure we teach you the skills employers need. We've also developed transfer and articulation agreements with several four-year colleges & universities to ensure the credits you earn transfer as you continue your educational journey.

Industry Partners:

  • Accenture
  • Chase Bank
  • Cisco
  • CompTIA
  • Microsoft
  • SDI Presence

Academic Partners:

  • Chicago Public Schools
  • DePaul University
  • Governors State University
  • Illinois Institute of Technology
  • Loyola University Chicago
  • National Louis University

Learn more about the partnerships City Colleges has developed to provide you with a smooth transition from City Colleges graduation to the college or university of your choice.

Degree & Certificate Programs

Our certificates and degrees work together to build your qualifications and career.

Information Technology Pathways:

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Computer Science
Networking & Security
Web Development

Ready to Start?

City Colleges of Chicago is an open enrollment institution
and students are accepted year-round.

The first step in enrollment is completing an online application here.