Information Technology

Becoming an Information Technology Specialist

What is a Information Technology Specialist?

Information technologists generally design, operate or maintain technology products. Not limited to employment with technology companies, information technology (IT) specialists may work with any businesses, agencies or organizations that use technology or manage large amounts of information.


The Bachelor of Information Technology degree at USQ is designed to give you the skills, knowledge and experience for a career in ICT. You will learn how to be a problem solver and innovator across a wide range of industries as an expert in information technology. Studying a Bachelor of IT you will:

  • have the opportunity to put your learning into practice through an industry-based learning experience or project
  • choose from a range of specialisations (majors) and start studying it in your first year of study
  • learn best-practice and valuable insights from experts in ICT
  • gain the skills and knowledge to help you seek industry certification.


University of Southern Queensland - Bachelor of Information Technology
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Education & Requirements
  • A Bachelor Degree or higher, or at least 5 years of relevant experience, or relevant vendor certification is usually needed.
  • Around half of workers have a university degree.
  • Sometimes experience or on-the-job training is needed in addition to a qualification.
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