Medicine Hat College

Information Technology - Software and Internet Development

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Program Information

School:Medicine Hat College
Field of Study:Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Information Technology
Description:Information technology encompasses many aspects of computing and technology, and career opportunities can be found just about everywhere. IT professionals perform a variety of duties that range from installing applications to designing complex computer networks and information databases. Complete the certificate in one year, or pursue the diploma, where you will have the opportunity to specialize and build experience through integrated work terms.

Managing information has never been more important and information technology professionals are in demand. People interested in becoming IT specialists must possess strong problem-solving and analytical skills as well as excellent communication skills, as troubleshooting and helping others are vital aspects of the job. Additionally, since there is constant interaction with other computer personnel, customers, and employees on the job, IT specialists must be able to communicate effectively on paper, through email, and in person. They must also possess strong writing skills when preparing manuals for employees and customers.

URL:Information Technology - Software and Internet Development at Medicine Hat College
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $18,148
Careers:Software EngineerComputer ProgrammersVideo Game ProgrammersSee More...

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 
Applicants are required to have 50% or higher in ELA 30-1 or 60% or higher in ELA 30-2, and 50% or higher in Math 30-1, or 65% in one of Math 20-1; or Math 30-2.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on June 09, 2022