Hiring the IT graduate: What is in the box?

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Han Reichgelt

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January 2006

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July 2014


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.


Citation only. Full-text article is available through licensed access provided by the publisher. Published in 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. Members of the USF System may access the full-text of the article through the authenticated link provided.





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