Academy of Information Technology (AOIT)
The Academy of Information Technology prepares students for the ever-expanding digital workplace and to the career opportunities offered in programming, database administration, web administration and other fields of study that require a strong foundation in mathematics, science, language arts and social studies.
Curriculum for the Academy of Information Technology contains essential content based on expertise from leaders in the hospitality and tourism industry. Courses include:
- Introduction to Information Technology
- IT Programming/Database
- IT Technical Support/Networking
- IT Web/Digital Media
- Information Technology Internship
Along with their required courses, Academy of Information Technology students can take dual enrollment courses while still in high school. Every student is encouraged to take at least two years of foreign language. The curriculum applies project-based learning and integrates literacy instruction through an extended inquiry process that simulates professional knowledge and workplace behavior.
Academy of Information Technology students work as interns at firms specializing in IT as well as in IT departments in various corporations and industries. These internships connect students to the real world of work and establish important relationships between students and adult professionals in the information technology area.