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The Information Technology (IT) Profession


IT-Specific
Disciplines
IT-Intensive
Disciplines
IT-Supportive
Occupations
Artificial Intelligence
Computer science
Computational science
Database engineering
Computer graphics
Human-computer interaction
Network engineering
Operating systems
Performance engineering
Robotics
Scientific computing
Software architecture
Software engineering
System security
Aerospace engineering
Bioinformatics
Cognitive science
E-commerce
Financial services
Genetic engineering
Information science
Information systems
Public policy and privacy
Instructional design
Knowledge engineering
Management information systems
Multimedia design
Telecommunications
Transportation
Computer technician
Help desk technician
Network technician
Professional IT trainer
Security specialist
System/Network administrator
Web services designer
Web identity designer
Database administrator

Italicized entries are strongly supported at WWC though programs and courses in various departments. Careful course selection will help prepare for entry into the other disciplines and occupations.

Table is extracted from: Denning, Peter J. Who are We? Communications of the ACM Febuary 2001/Vol. 44, No. 2