Career Readiness for Students → Explore High School Plans → Academy of Information Technology
The Academy of Information Technology (AOIT), a member program of the National Academy Foundation provides a college preparatory program of study that introduces students to the broad career opportunities in today's digital workforce and equips them with the personal, analytical, technical and communication skills they need to thrive. Its missions is to prepare students to be successful in future careers in information technology. There are three possible pathways in AOIT: Computer Programming, Information Resource Design and Networking. The AOIT is supported by an Advisory Board of professionals who serve as mentors, speakers and curriculum advisers as well as helping to provide scholarship and internship opportunities.
Montgomery College Computer Science and Information Systems
University of Maryland, College Park
University of Maryland, Baltimore Campus
George Mason University
If this program is not available at your school, meet with your counselor to select courses that will allow you to explore your interest in these careers.