IT: Network Systems
Information Technology - Network Systems is a two-year technical program leading to an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in Information Technology.
The Networking courses provide students with a working knowledge of microcomputer hardware maintenance and the design, installation, maintenance, and management of local area network systems. Coursework is designed to prepare students to pass the CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+, and Linux+ certification examinations. Essential skill areas include:
- Network Operations
- Basic Network Design Theory
- Network Security
- Computer Hardware Maintenance
- Network Administration
- Network Troubleshooting
- Network Operations Center
- Wireless Networks
Job Opportunities With This Program
A limited number of paid internships are available from local employers. AAS Information Technology - Network Systems graduates will be qualified for such jobs as Network Security Specialist, Local Area Network Technician, Hardware Support/Maintenance, Network Administrator, Telecommunications Technician, and Wireless Network Technician.
Please view the Information Technology - Network Systems FACT Sheet for a suggested curriculum for this program.
General Contact Information
Dr. Mike Beaver
740-245-7304 or 1-800-282-7201. ext. 7304
Admissions 1-800-282-7201, ext. 7206