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Explore Information Technology

Learn about the Information Technology Career Cluster.
While exploring this career field, look for education and training options that suit your needs. Identify potential employers in your area. There are many career choices in the information technology (IT) industry.

Step1 Take the Career Cluster Inventory self-survey.
Review the programs of study and career pathways for the Information Technology Cluster.
Step 3 Learn more about careers in IT. Choose from the options below and take the next step.

Explore IT Careers and Connect to Training

Follow these steps to explore information technology career opportunities:
Step 1: Take the Career Cluster Inventory Link opens in a new window self-survey. Choose a job that interests you.
Step 2: Watch the IT video
Step 3: Review the Information Technology: Career Pathways and Programs of Study.External link opens in a new window
Step 4: Find education and training options.

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Promote Your IT Company and Jobs

Illinois workNet provides effective methods to promote a company and job openings.
Contact your local business services team, and:
- Post local job listing on Illinois Job Search tool page

Use resources on Illinois workNet to:

Find Potential Local Information Technology Employers

Employers in your region are a good source for potential jobs. Find companies in your region that hire people in a specific career area and occupation choice. Get address and contact information for each company.

Follow this link to begin your employer search Link opens in a new window. Follow the instructions to complete your search.

Find a Job in Information Technology

Use Illinois Job Search Tool to find Information Technology jobs Link opens in a new window in your area.

Additionally, use Illinois workNet resources to:

Company Profiles


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