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So, You Want to be an App Developer?

Posted by Brittany DiMarco on Nov 18, 2018 2:00:00 PM

It’s a booming industry. Everyone seems to know at least one person who’s involved in some aspect of app development. With everyone relying heavily on phone apps, it’s no wonder app developers are in such high demand. So you may be thinking, how can I get in on this? How do I become an app developer? Luckily, there are a few basic steps you can take that can lead you on the right path. After all, you just might be sitting on the next big app idea!

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How To Earn Your Master's Degree With The Mayor's Graduate Scholarship Program

Posted by Brittany DiMarco on Nov 11, 2018 1:40:00 PM


Do you think about going to grad school and advancing your career but worried about the time or money? The high cost of an education and a demanding class schedule for graduate school isn’t always true. We at Touro Graduate School of Technology want you to know that you have options. Today you’ll read more about The Mayor’s Graduate Scholar Program (MGSP), which is a way to help full-time New York City employees pursue their educational and career goals. Touro Graduate School of Technology is 1 of the 300 participating colleges for the MGSP. The program was developed to offer New York City government employees the opportunity to compete for scholarships at schools in the metropolitan area.

Here are some things to know if you’re a city employee interested in furthering your education:

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Programming for Non-Programmers: How to Land in This High-Paying Career

Posted by Brittany DiMarco on Nov 11, 2018 12:00:00 PM

Tired of your current job? Want to become one of the elite masters of the universe? You can! What do Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg and tech entrepreneur Jeff Bezos have in common besides billions of dollars and a ridiculous fashion sense? All of them know how to program. They understand the process of creating computer programs that can accomplish specific tasks. If you learn how to program, you might not end up a celebrity billionaire like those guys, but you will join an elite group of people who understand the language of the computer systems that we’ve all come to cherish and count on and that help run our modern world. Your laptop, I-phone, I-pad and even your car all rely on programming.

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How To Become a Technology Teacher

Posted by Brittany DiMarco on Nov 4, 2018 12:38:00 PM

So, you want to become a technology teacher in NYC. Well you've come to the right place. We’re here to provide you with insight on how to get started in this career!

As you may know, Technology is one of the fastest growing industries in the country. Its services are universal, contributing to the technology industry boom. In addition, technology impacts almost all consumers and businesses. Due to this growth in the market for technology, it’s important that schools and businesses are staffed with leaders who have a prominent understanding of technology and its benefits. If you want to be a part of this growing industry then continue reading for an overview on how to become a technology teacher:

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How Teachers Benefit From a Master's Degree in Technology

Posted by Brittany DiMarco on Oct 21, 2018 1:00:00 PM

We all know that great teachers love teaching! But having decent compensation doesn't hurt either. Did you know that New York City public school teachers may receive more compensation for additional experience and education, and for taking on new responsibilities? Yes, that’s right, YOU will earn your first salary differential just by having a master’s degree. Getting this additional degree is also crucial to earning your required Professional Certification. There is also an opportunity to earn a second salary differential by taking additional graduate level courses. So read on to learn why a masters degree in technology is the right move for you!

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Why Young Professionals Are Choosing To Earn a Master’s Degree in Technology in 2018

Posted by Brittany DiMarco on Jul 11, 2018 4:00:00 PM

Do you think about going to graduate school to help the longevity of your career but not sure what industry to pursue? Or maybe you feel stuck in a job that doesn’t seem exciting or challenging to you. But it could also be that you’re fascinated in the endless possibilities of science and new technology. If you find yourself relating to any of the aforementioned questions, you may want to consider a master's degree in technology. Technology is a growing industry, moving faster than people can keep up with. In an age of digital disruption, technology companies face increasing pressure to ensure their offerings are the best in the market. Each year the technology industry experiences growth trends in different departments like apps, data, APIs etc. This makes for an industry in continuing need of skilled professionals.

Interested? Check out these 4 compelling reasons why a master’s degree in technology could launch you into a successful career:

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How to Pursue a Career in Web and Multimedia Design

Posted by Brittany DiMarco on Jul 4, 2018 6:00:00 AM

If you find yourself searching for a career that is in demand but still allows you to show off your creative side then consider a career in web and multimedia design. Don’t be alarmed if your undergraduate degree didn’t cover this concentration. This career path requires technical knowledge as well as artistic vision and skill that can be learned in graduate school in under two years! Many exciting, growing and well-paid careers can be pursued with this degree: web and multimedia designers work in animation, television and film work, video game design, website design, graphic design, app design, technological development and much more.

Here are a few steps to get you on the path to an exciting career in web and multimedia design:

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Tech Tuesday: Draw. Snap. Play. DoodleMatic

Posted by Brittany DiMarco on Jul 2, 2018 5:00:00 PM

“Game Design is what we call hard fun.”

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Mailen Nuñez's Journey Graduating From Touro Graduate School of Technology

Posted by Brittany DiMarco on Jun 27, 2018 2:24:55 PM

Congratulations to the Touro Graduate School of Technology’s graduating class! For them this means moving into a challenging economy with the skills needed to dominate their industry. Graduates leave Touro GST with the knowledge, skills, and network to transition into the technology field where unemployment is low, salary is high, and there is an increase in demand for professionals each year.

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Is COBOL Really Dead?

Posted by Husnal Walia on May 30, 2018 12:00:00 PM

COBOL, a compiled English-like computer programming language, is almost 60 years old. In this rapidly transforming technology world, it would not be logical for any programming language to survive for so many years. Right?

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