The Rising Tide of Cybersecurity Markets The field of cybersecurity is one of the most explosively prosperous industries in the American job market with the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projecting a jaw-dropping 31% of growth between 2019 to 2029. The BLS reports that the sector of the job market consisting of ‘information security analysts’ . . .
Why should you earn a Master’s in Information Systems? A master’s level education represents a high level of investment both in terms of time, finances, and mental bandwidth. In the case of the information systems industry, specialization and knowledge are key--and the field is defined by a level of complexity that leads to many of . . .
In 2021 and beyond, information is the new gold. Virtually any business in operation today runs on information--be it the financial information of daily operations, customer engagement information, or market logistics information. But the information itself is a neutral-value asset. It is the ability to glean valuable insight from information that confers its extreme value. . . .
Mechanical engineering makes the world go round. Well, not the Earth itself, but most of the technologies behind our modern lives. Mechanical engineering is one of the oldest and broadest branches of engineering, because there are more applications for engineering within mechanical settings than nearly any other. In particular, mechanical engineering looks at the intersection . . .
What Can You Do with a Master’s of IT? A Master’s of IT leads to some of the more specialized careers in the industry such as advanced database architecture, software engineering, and data science. IT is a highly technical field to begin with so many top-tier jobs are gaited behind stringent requirements--such as a well . . .
What is a Career in IT? A career in IT is a career in mastering the technology and information associated with a specific area such as software engineering, data science, or programming. The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that computer and information technology occupations are projected to grow 11% from 2019 to 2029--a figure . . .
What is an Education in IT? IT or information technology is the field of technical science dedicated to overseeing, installing, or troubleshooting digital infrastructure for large organizations and consumers alike. An education in an IT program will endeavor to build students’ problem solving skills, critical thinking, and command of computer technology, while cultivating a strong . . .
Are you more than a gamer? Are you fasinated by every aspect of a game including character development and the imaginative worlds in which they inhabit? Perhaps you have noted that the phrase "it's just a game" is kind of outdated. That in fact, games and gamification of applications has premeated everything that we use . . .
Machine learning and artificial intelligence are said to be the "next frontier" in business. To the outsider looking in, artificial intelligence seems daunting and maybe even downright scary. Are we creating a monster with these new advancements in machine learning? Hardly. The fact is that human interaction with computers has become normalized with smartphones. Wielding . . .