Associate of Applied Science Degree in Computer & Network Technology
HOW LONG IS THIS COURSE? IT’S ONLY 18 MONTHS!
If you are considering a career in information technology, then the first step you should take is to obtain a degree in computers from an IT college. Students who complete Asher College’s Associate of Applied Science Degree in Computer and Network Technology have the hardware technician training necessary to gain entry-level IT management positions, such as managing the IT assistance team for a consumer electronics corporation. We prepare our students through hands-on labs and classroom training with assistance from dedicated, experienced instructors who have the know-how to get you on the right track. Computer and Network Technology graduates have the knowledge to choose and install the right personal computing hardware for clients, as well as set up and configure networks and install Windows operating systems, among other things. Now is the time to start down the road toward your new career in information technology.
WHAT TO EXPECT:
Students will be given a solid foundation in selecting, installing, and configuring basic personal computing hardware and installing various Windows operating systems, installing basic productivity applications (such as Microsoft Office), setting up simple wired and wireless networks, creating and managing active directory domain, and will gain experience in working with virtualized systems.
|Program Course Titles|
|PC Support Level 1 & PC Support Level 2 - CompTIA A+ Certification – Vendor Exams: 220-901 & 220-902|
|Career Success - Soft skills are more important than ever and this course will help you enhance the skills you have and then develop the ones you need.|
|Introduction to Networking - CompTIA Network+ Certification – Vendor Exam: N10-006 or MTA-98-366 - Microsoft Introduction to Networking|
|Windows OS - Microsoft Certification – Windows 7, Configuring Vendor exam: 70-680|
|Advanced Career Development - Skill development|
|Network and Operational Security - CompTIA Security+ Certification – Exam: SY0-401|
|MS Essentials - Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook Skill development|
|Typing Fundamentals - Typing and 10 key skill development for speed and accuracy|
|Introduction to VMWare - Skill development in VMWare|
|Introduction to Business|
|Principles of Management|
|Nevada Constitution (Las Vegas)|
Computer and Network Technology Associates Degree graduates at Asher College receive career services, including information on how to search for and find that perfect job, tips on interviewing and preparing a cover letter, and assistance with resume writing.
Once you graduate you can start a career as one of the following:
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