Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Computer Information Technology 050.2 - Employment

Employment-Page-CIT-2Graduates in the Computer Information Technology program can find employment in the public and private sectors as computer support specialists, help desk technicians and database administrators.


Average starting salary in the state of Pennsylvania for computer support specialists with an associate degree is $28,920 with 23,830 openings (733 per year) through 2018.

National Level:

There were 565,000 employed in 2008; with 643,700 projected for 2018, a growth of 14%. Job growth for this occupation is projected to be better than average. Source: Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2010-2011 Edition