Engineering & IT

The ENGINEERING & IT career cluster focuses on careers that utilize technology and programming to solve complex problems and drive innovation. Explore opportunities in engineering, data analytics, programming, and technology development.

How to Pass the CompTIA Security+ Certification Exam

With cybercrime up 600% due to the Covid-19 pandemic, it’s no surprise that cybersecurity jobs are projected to grow by 31% by 2029, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. As hackers diversify their tactics with social media disinformation …

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Want to Fix Tech’s Gender Gap? Start by Listening to These Women

In 2018, Amazon scrapped its in-house applicant tracking system because of one major flaw: it didn’t like resumes containing the word “women,” so if an applicant listed “mentoring women entrepreneurs” as one of their achievements, they were out of luck. …

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Employing People with Disabilities Shouldn’t Be a Challenge

While there has been an increased effort over recent years to create a more diverse and inclusive workforce, the focus has been primarily on gender and ethnic diversity. That leaves out a large and important group—people with disabilities. Although the …

By Lindsey Murtland
Lindsey Murtland Senior Associate Director of Employer Engagement and Partnerships
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Cybersecurity Career 101: How to Start from Scratch

With a strong employment outlook and proliferation of online training resources, starting a cybersecurity career has never been easier. Cybersecurity analysts are responsible for monitoring computer infrastructure and information systems to ensure they are protected from cyber threats. They do …

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Commonly Asked Engineering & IT Interview Questions

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Computer Forensics Analyst Career

Have you considered a career as a Computer Forensic Analyst? These professionals gather and analyze data related to cyberattacks and …

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