by CIO Staff

Top IT Schools to Watch

Sep 28, 20081 min

These are the top 10 IT schools that are best able to meet the demands of IT in the workplace.

These leading-edge graduate schools are moving at the pace of hte IT workplace, delivering coursework that’s relevant to today’s IT professionals. Read profiles of 10 innovative schools, plus how IT education issues translate in the real world.

10 Innovative Schools:

Carnegie Mellon University

Georgia State University

Indiana University – Bloomington

Northeastern University

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Stanford University

University of Pennsylvania

University of Virginia

Virginia Tech

Polytechnic Institute of New York University Three More to Watch:

These IT schools work with technology companies to develop their progressive curricula.

San Jose State University

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

University of Washington IT Education For the Real World:

IT Survivor – Gartner’s Howard Rubin on how to tap the value of IT education in the harsh reality of the business world.

4 Ways to Use Your IT Degree in a Job Search –’s Tom Silver on how to explain what you bring to the table.