IT Network Engineer Certificate and Degree Program
IT Network Engineer Career Training in as Little as 43 Weeks*
The IT Network Engineer Program at Asher College provides the hands-on training, practical experience and industry support it takes to pursue a rewarding IT career. We’ve designed our IT Network Engineer Certification Program to work with your schedule — because of this, we offer day, evening and weekend classes, and certifications that you earn along the way as you progress.
If you’re detail-oriented, technical-minded and are interested in getting established in a professional IT career, you could be well-suited to succeed as an IT Network Engineer.
- Feb 17thIT Network Engineer Asher College (Las Vegas) W. Charleston Blvd Las Vegas NV USA 89146
- Feb 17thIT Network Engineer Asher College (Sacramento) 1215 Howe Ave Suite 101 Sacramento CA US 95825
- Mar 2ndIT Network Engineer Asher College (Dallas) 9330 Lyndon B. Johnson Freeway Dallas TX US 75243
Becoming an IT Network Engineer
When you train as an IT Network Engineer, you’ll gain fundamental skills that you’ll need to pursue your new IT career. Upon graduation, you’ll enter the professional world with hands-on training in the following 2 core areas:
1. Microsoft Server Basics, Administration, and Design
Progress through the Microsoft Windows Server certification pipeline and get the skills to configure, repair, and administer Windows Server 2012 deployments. You’ll have the chance to gain certifications as you advance, and eventually you’ll learn how to design your own Windows Server 2012 network infrastructures.
2. Advanced Networking – CISCO CCENT / CCNA
Get trained to install, configure, and manage small to medium-sized Cisco-based networks. Our dedicated instructors will prepare you to take the Cisco CCNA and CCENT exams by training you in network fundamentals, LAN switching technologies, IPv4 and IPv6 routing technologies, WAN technologies, infrastructure services, infrastructure security, and infrastructure management.
Is a Career as an IT Network Engineer Right for You? Find Out! Take the Asher "IT Career Training Readiness Quiz"
This fun, online quiz takes 3 minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for. Get your IT Career Training Readiness score now >>
Get Certified and Start Applying for Your New Career as You Train
Take courses you know will lead to industry-recognized certifications. Asher College offers you training in courses that give you the chance to get certified by the likes of Microsoft and Cisco.
- Microsoft Operating System Certification
- MCSA Certification in Windows Server 2012
- MCSE Certification in Cloud Platform and Infrastructure
- CISCO CCENT – Cisco Certified Entry-level Network Technician
- Cisco CCNA – Cisco Certified Network Associate
**Pre-Requisites: Due to employer demands, this program has a pre-requisite of the CompTIA A+ and Network+ or relevant industry experience signed off by our Director of Career Services.
As an IT Network Engineer Program graduate, you may find work in many positions, including as a/an
- Network Engineer
- Desktop Administrator
- Enterprise Administrator
- Information Systems Manager
- Server Administrator
Associate Degree Option Available
Want to take your education to the next level? Take these six additional classes (4 weeks each) and earn your Associate of Applied Science Degree in IT Network Engineering:
- Critical Thinking
- Business Communication
- Business Math
- Introduction to Business
- Principles of Management
- American Government
- Nevada Constitution (Nevada students only)
By completing an Associate Degree, you’ll demonstrate to employers that you’re ready for supervisory or management responsibilities based on the additional investment that you’ve made in your education. We’re also willing to accept transfer credits from other institutions on a case by case basis.
We have an advisory board that helps shape our curriculum. This allows us to alter the curriculum based on recommendations from employers who hire our graduates.
Classes Start Every Two Weeks
Don’t wait around to enroll — our courses begin every second week so you can start your program as soon as you’re ready. Begin your path to a new career quickly with Asher College.
We’re a small college, which makes Asher feel like an extended family. Each instructor and faculty member will get to know you by name and help you along the way.
Career Success Class
Career Service courses and activities are on-going throughout the program at Asher College.
An instructor works with you one-on-one to teach you about the soft skills that employers look for when hiring. Learn about the communication skills, resume preparation, cover letter writing, and interview tactics that will help prepare you for your new career.
|Windows OS – Vendor Exam #70-698 – Installing and Configuring a Microsoft Operating System|
|Career Success – Skill Development|
|Server Basics – Vendor Exam #70-410 – Administering Windows Server 2012|
|Server Administration – Vendor Exam #70-411 – Administering Windows Server 2012|
|Server Design – Vendor Exam #70-412 – Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services|
|Windows Network Design ‐ Vendor Exam #70‐413 – Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure|
|Advanced Career Development|
|Advanced Networking Level 1 – ICND1 Vendor Exam: 100-101 -Cisco Certified Entry Level Network Technician (CCENT)|
|Advanced Networking Level 2 – ICND2 Vendor Exam: 200-101 Cisco Certified Entry Level Network Associate (CCNA when combined with CCENT)|
|Successfully passing Microsoft Vendor exams: 70-410, 70-411 and 70-412 will earn you your Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA: Windows Server 2012) Adding: 70-413 to the mix earns you your Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE in Cloud Platform and Infrastructure)|
I couldn't have done it without Asher. The instructors are brilliant. They have no problems answering any questions... I can't convey how grateful I am for Asher College coming into my life.
Get Real-World Experience – PC Repair Clinic
Get first-hand practice and job-preparation with our PC clinics. Asher College hosts a PC clinic every week onsite, where free repairs are offered to the community. This gives you a chance to see how you would deal with various situations while on the job. You’ll feel confident and capable when you’re able to successfully make PC repairs by yourself.
Financial Aid: Funding Your Career Training
We offer Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and Veteran training benefits. Our Financial Aid administrators and School Certifying Officials will work with you to find the best financial solution to fit your needs. Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.To learn more, visit our Financial Aid page.
Veterans Education Benefits: Asher College is rated as Gold Level Top 10 Military Friendly® schools. For over 15 years, Victory Media’s ranking of Military Friendly® schools has helped veterans take their education into their own hands when choosing which schools afford them the best opportunities. Military Benefits Accepted at Asher College include Chapter, 31, 33 and 35. To learn more, visit our Veterans Education benefits page.
Is a Rewarding Career as a IT Network Engineer Right for You? Get More Info…
If you’re interested in learning more about careers in Network Engineering and exploring whether this is the right career path for you, fill out the form on this page to receive more information.
A helpful Asher College Admissions Representative would be happy to answer any questions you have and can help with everything from scheduling to financial aid.
For immediate questions, call 1-888-211-8829.
*Program length when completed in normal time.