Waukesha County Technical College will host an information
technology event for women titled “Byte of IT” from 8:30 a.m. to
noon Feb. 25 at the college’s Pewaukee campus, 800 Main St.
The event will
feature discussion and hands-on activities facilitated by women.
Attendees will get an inside look at careers in IT, such as web and
software developer, network specialist and computer support
According to the
U.S. Department of Labor Women’s Bureau, only 26 percent of
individuals employed in computer and mathematical occupations are
women. The average salary for a web and software developer graduate
of WCTC is $47,680.
intended for high-schoolers and those looking to re-career, is free
and open to the public. Those interested in attending should