|Does NIU offer general or profession-specific training programs that will ensure students are fluent in current information technologies when they graduate?
NIU is committed to offering students the opportunity to use and learn the technology they will use in the working world so that they can land the big jobs, and the transition from student to employee will be a smooth one. World-class technology providers look to NIU for human resources that will keep their industries at the top of the list. Many have donated technology or provided substantial discounts to make their technologies affordable to members of the NIU community. In many programs partnerships with industry have allowed students to gain the practical working experience they need for the real world.