Information Technology & Communications

Upgrade your career options with degrees that converge on the frontier of media and technology.
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Enter the growing and ever-changing fields of IT and communications. Professions in these industries range from computer hardware engineers, software developers and networking specialists to social media managers, content developers and marketing technologists.

On Campus Programs

2022–2023 Information Technology & Communications Career Outcomes

Hands-on curriculum, co-op/internship experiences, and industry partnerships lead to successful outcomes.

 Total Degrees% Employed or Continuing EducationAverage Salary
B.S. Computer Networking & Information Technology49100%$62K
B.S. Computer Science7588%$68K
B.S. Digital Marketing Technology2195%$48K
B.S. Information & Communication Technology4498%$73K
B.S. Professional Communication & Emerging Media10100%$47K
Partial List of Employers
  • 3M
  • Acuity Insurance
  • American Spirit
  • Amtelco
  • Andersen Corporation
  • Balance Digital Media Studios
  • Beckman Coulter
  • Belmark, Inc.
  • Best Buy Corporate
  • Blattner
  • Calspan Corporation
  • Cisco
  • CSM Companies, Inc.
  • Digi-Key Electronics
  • Epic Systems
  • Fastenal Company
  • Federated Insurance
  • Gob & Co.
  • Heartland Business Systems
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise
  • Hutchinson Technology Inc.
  • IBM
  • iD Tech
  • Itechra, INC.
  • Jamf
  • Johnson Controls
  • Leidos
  • M3 Insurance
  • Marco Technologies
  • Marshfield Clinic Health System
  • Marten Transport Ltd
  • Menard, Inc.
  • NextEra Analytics
  • Optum Healthcare
  • Polaris Inc.
  • Royal Printing
  • Seats, Inc
  • Sentry Insurance
  • Skyward, Inc.
  • Spectrum Industries
  • Star Tribune Media Company
  • Target
  • TCP Software
  • TEKsystems
  • The Dirks Group
  • The Toro Company
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Thorogood
  • Verkada
  • WIN Technology
Graduate Job Titles
  • Account Manager
  • Associate UX Designer
  • Computer Systems Administrator
  • Computer Technician
  • Consulting Engineer
  • Cyber Security Analyst
  • Data Manager
  • Digital Marketing Coordinator
  • Digital Marketing Specialist
  • Engineer
  • Enterprise Network Services Senior
  • Field Technician
  • Help Desk Coordinator
  • Information Security Analyst
  • Information Security Coordinator
  • IT Business Analyst
  • IT Specialist
  • IT Systems Administrator
  • Junior Full Stack Developer
  • Junior QA Engineer
  • Lead Programmer
  • Manager, Cloud Operations
  • Marketing Coordinator
  • Marketing Operations Coordinator
  • Network Administrator
  • Network Engineering Manager
  • Network Operations
  • Network Systems Administrator
  • Printing Services Technician
  • Production Support Specialist
  • Programmer
  • Project Manager
  • Search Engine Optimization Analyst
  • Senior Security Analyst
  • Service Engineer
  • Social Media Commenter
  • Software Developer
  • Software Engineer
  • Software Quality Assurance Analyst
  • Software Test Engineer
  • System Administrator
  • Systems Engineer
  • Tech Support
  • Technical Consulting Engineer
  • Technical Support Engineer
  • Technical Writer
  • Technician
  • Technology Specialist
  • Web & Internet Designer
  • Web Developer

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