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Information Technology Consultants

Tips for Entry

Become certified by the Institute for Certification of Computing Professionals, Institute of Management Consultants USA (IMC USA), other organizations, and software vendors in order to show employers that you’ve met the highest standards established by your industry.

Conduct information interviews with IT consultants, and ask them for advice on preparing for and entering the field. Visit the IMC USA Web site,, for a database of consultants (including those in technology).

Become a college student member of the Association of Information Technology Professionals, IMC USA, and other associations to access training and networking resources, industry publications, and employment opportunities.

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