IT Summer Project by Ryan Holloway

Technical Specialist


Training for an IT specialist can range from a few months in a certificate program to a doctoral degree. A majority of information technology specialists have completed a bachelor's degree program or higher, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics ( Majors that prepare a person for work as an IT specialist include:

-Computer science.

-Information science.-Mathematics.



-Operations research.


Duties of an Technical Specialist can include:

-Network management.

-Software development.

-Database administration.

-Providing technical support.

-Training non-technical workers.

-Designing systems.

-Assessing the effectiveness of technology resources.

-Determining the practicality of changes and modification of systems.

Personal Qualities



-Good Communication.