CS College & Career Pathways

PAsmart offers a wide variety of resources for college and career exploration, including these that have specific information and tools relevant to CS pathways: 

PA CareerZone 
Resources and tools for college and career exploration with information specific to Pennsylvania, including:

  • Majors in Pathway: Information Technology - ‚ÄčList of college/university majors relating to CS.
    • Each major has its own detailed page containing the number of job openings, links to PA colleges and universities offering the major, relevant occupations, and similar majors. 
  • Occupations: Information Technology - List of occupations relating to CS.
    • Each occupation has its own page with details about the job and information regarding the average salary, number of job openings, and similar occupations. 

PA CareerLink
Includes a collection of Day-in-the-Life Videos for virtual job-shadowing

Career Posters (PA Center for Workforce Information and Analysis)
Printable PDF posters highlight top occupations at various educational levels for each of 12 industry clusters. Posters are available for statewide and regional data. 

  • CS careers appear throughout the 12 industry clusters. Examples: “Technologists” in Agriculture and Food Production, and “Software Developers” in Logistics and Transportation