Skip to Main Content

Information Technology Consultants

Education and Training Requirements

High School

If you are considering a career as an IT consultant, you should take a general high school curriculum that is college preparatory. Make sure you take computer science (programming, Web design, etc.) and business courses. You should also take courses that develop your analytical and problem-solving skills, such as mathematics (including algebra and geometry) and sciences (including chemistry and physics). Take English courses to develop the research and communication skills you’ll need for this profession.

Join Vault Gold to unlock this premium content

Earnings - Outlook - Resources & Associations and more

Are you a student? You may have FREE access.

Vault partners with thousands of colleges, universities and academic institutions to provide students with FREE access to our premium content. To determine if your school is a partner, please enter your school email address below.

Related Professions