Computer Science

Computer Science Career Pathway

The Computer Science Career Pathway explores careers that involve the design, development, support and management of hardware, software, multimedia, and systems integration services. Careers in computer science are for students who are creative and enjoy seeing ideas come to life, have a passion for computers and technology, are problem solvers and seek out challenges.

The IASC Next Computer Science Technology Career Pathway will prepare students for careers in a wide range of occupations that support every sector of the economy. Computer Science Technology involves the design, development, support and management of hardware, software, multimedia, and systems integration services. Courses in the Computer Science Technology Career Pathway may include: information support and services, interactive media, network systems, programming and software development, coding, data security, computer architecture and engineering, and others.

Explore courses at your school in the computer science career pathway

Meet your computer science
career pathway teachers

Grand Rapids
high school

Jim Scherping

What's Next

1. explore

Explore Next Career Pathways at nextpathways.org.

2. experience

Experience Next career pathways today! Register for courses and activities through your school. Meet with an IASC school counselor or IASC Pathways teachers to enroll.

3. excel

Excel at your Next Career Pathway goals with Ur Turn. Set your goals and track your pathway progress at app.urturn.org
Contact IASC Next or your school counselor or
career pathway instructors for more information.

GET INVOLVED

Join us as we partner with local businesses, education providers, economic development entities, and workforce development organizations in the Itasca Area Schools Collaborative.

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AS A PARTNER, PROGRAM, OR BUSINESS

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To help drive awareness of the NEXT Career Pathways project, we encourage you to spread the word on social media by using #NEXTCareerPathways.