Individuals interested in an IT career should be curious, have the ability to think logically, and have strong problem-solving skills. A working knowledge of mathematics and good communication skills are also important since troubleshooting, teamwork, and helping others are important aspect of most IT jobs. In addition, Web developers also need creative skills. Whether dealing with customers, managers, or other computer specialists, IT professionals need the abilities to solve technical challenges as well as to communicate effectively on paper, in-person, and electronically.
If you are the type of individual who would like to help others succeed, use the computer for variety of tasks, multitask, and work well with others, a degree or certificate in the area of office support/administration may be for you!
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With its global reach and 24-hour availability, doing business via the Web is exciting and challenging. Metropolitan Community College’s Information Technology associate degree program in e-Commerce allows you to have an active role in leveraging e-business opportunities by integrating web technologies into existing business processes. E-Commerce involves many different technical skills, as well as business, project management, communication and creative web design skills.