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IT Server Administrator Program

 

IT Server Administrator (ITSA)

Certifications: 7 including MCP, MCSA, CompTIA Linux+ and Linux Professional Institute; LPIC-1

Graduates of our IT Systems Administrator (ITSA) program study Windows Server Virtualization and begin by learning how to configure a Windows Operating System. Then our students will begin in the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) courses. These courses teach our student services to implement and configure Windows Server 2012 core services, such as Active Directory and the networking services. They also learn server administration tasks such as group management, network access, and data security in Windows Server 2012 and the advanced configuring tasks required to deploy, manage, and maintain a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure. These includes fault tolerance, certificate services, and identity federation. The program then proceeds to teach on the Linux operating system learning to perform maintenance tasks on the command line, install and configure a computer running Linux and configure basic networking. The goal of these final courses is to earn certifications from CompTIA for Linux +, the LPIC-1 System Administrator from the Linux Professional Institute.

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WHAT TO EXPECT:

Our Computer Specialist and Network Technology program prepares graduates for entry level positions working with computer technology. Students will be given a solid foundation in selecting, installing, and configuring basic personal computing hardware and installing various Windows and Linux 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. Graduates from this program will be prepared for jobs that cover a broad spectrum of computer networking services in a technically-oriented environment.
Program Course – Details
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
Administering Linux Level 1 & Administering Linux Level 2 – CompTIA Linux+ Certification –Vendor Exams: LX0-103 & LXO-104
Computer Specialist & Network Technology 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:  
  • Computer or Information Technology Services Administrator
  • Computer Support Technician
  • Network Support Technician
  • Windows Server Administrator
  • Linux Server Administrator
  • Tier 1/Tier 2 Support Technician