IT university enrolment plunges

Employers must be creative to fill IT staffing needs
By Lesley Young
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 01/24/2008

In an age when a company’s biggest deals are sealed with a text-message and most staff can’t imagine a world before high-speed Internet or work without a hand-held device, finding information technology talent is surprisingly hard — and about to get a whole lot harder.

Enrolment in computer sciences at Canadian universities is down dramatically in every province with the exception of British Columbia, according to the study

Outlook on Enrolments in Computer Sciences in Canadian Universities