Number of Business Degrees issued over 500,000
Technology degrees are fewer than 15% of the total number of degrees
Number of Business Degrees issued over 500,000. A greater portion of the18 to 25 year old age group is focusing on getting either an undergraduate or master's degree that has a business focus. Included within this number are approximately 15% who have a concentration (or major) in Information Technology. In addition, at the Masters lever well over 90% of the students need utilize computer technology in the completion of their course work.
The issue that CIOs face is that recent graduates know how to technology however few fof these graduates are competent enough to create robust IT applicaions.