Computer Specialist & Network Technician Program

Microsoft: MCTS / Certifications: 5 certifications

Modern society has moved from traditional economy to technological one. Now, many tasks are directly or indirectly linked to computer systems, which in turn creates a demand for computer specialists, who are experts in hardware- and software-related computer technology. Our Computer Specialist and Network Technology program teaches the ins and outs of working with computers, and opens the door to careers working with Windows and Linux operating systems, giving graduates a broader field to choose from when searching for a position.

You don’t need extensive technical experience to pursue an exciting career in Information Technology (IT). If you’re analytical, enjoy problem-solving and new technology, and you’re looking to get established in a challenging new career, training as MCTS Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist could be a good option for you.

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

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