What is the employment outlook?

  • Many CIS graduates will begin their careers as Technical Support Specialists, Network Managers and Network Administrators.

  • Wages in Northwest Washington, according to Washington Employment Security (2013) are...

    • Computer Support Specialists
      • Entry Level - $16.46 / hr
      • Median - $21.62 / hr
    • Network and Computer Systems Administrator
      • Entry Level - $22.84 / hr
      • Median - $31.47

  • Recent graduates have been hired by local and regional businesses including:
    • 3D Corporation
    • Boeing
    • CH2M Hill
    • Data Doctors
    • Mt. Baker School District
    • S.P.I.E.
    • Vitech

Career Pathways:

Click on either of the links below for a visual roadmap to help you reach your career goals.

CyberWatch West
Cisco Networking Academy
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
National Security Agency
Committee on National Security Systems
National CyberWatch Center