An effort has recently concluded for developing recommended Information Technology (IT) curricula and accreditation standards. This paper addresses what industry can expect from graduates of programs utilizing these guidelines. It addresses the knowledge, skills and abilities, as well as the philosophy, of graduates of IT bachelor degree programs. It also provides industry with methods by which they can participate in the educational process and provide feedback to help IT curricula evolve to meet the ever changing IT needs of industry.
Hiring the IT graduate: What is in the box?Faculty Publications
Date IssuedJanuary 2006
Date AvailableJuly 2014
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Citation InformationMiller, J., Gorka, S., Lunt, B., Ekstrom, J., Lawson, E., & Reichgelt, H. (2006). Hiring the IT graduate: What is in the box? Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Information Technology: New Generations (ITNG 2006), Las Vegas, NV, April 2006. (pp: 6-10). Piscataway, NJ: IEEE. doi: 10.1109/ITNG.2006.70