Information Technology Professional Program
(MCSA/MCSE & CCNA)
Certificate of Completion
480 Clock Hours
The objective of the Information Technology Professional program is to prepare students with the skills necessary for the design, implementation, administration and network security of the Microsoft Windows 2016 Server Infrastructure and the administration of Cisco Hardware. Upon successful program completion, graduates will possess the knowledge and skills necessary to obtain an entry-level information technology administration position in a medium to large sized organization.
The core training for this program is defined by the competencies emphasized in attaining the CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network +, CompTIA Security +, (MCSA) Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate, the (MCSE) Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert certification and the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certifications. These certifications ensure that the holder possesses competencies in implementing, managing, maintaining, and provisioning services and infrastructure in a Windows Server 2012/2016 environment. Students in the Information Technology Professional program will be provided with hands-on learning in order to ensure that they receive ample experience in both structured learning and real-world environments. Coursework will focus on all facets of the Microsoft Windows Server 2012/2016 Server Infrastructure, from installing the operating system to the planning, design and implementation, virtualization, security and customization of Microsoft Windows Server 2012/2016 networks. Additionally, graduates will demonstrate a basic command of the Cisco Internetwork Operating System (IOS) for Cisco routers and switches.
In order to achieve the Microsoft and Cisco certifications covered by the contents of this program, all students must sit for and pass the following exams:
- Exam 220-1001: CompTIA A+ Exam 1
- Exam 220-1002: CompTIA A+ Exam 2
- Exam N10-007: CompTIA Network+
- Exam SY0-501: CompTIA Security+
· Exam: 70-740 MCSA: Installation, Storage, and Computer with Windows Server 2016
· Exam: 70-741 MCSA: Networking with Windows Server 2016
· Exam: 70-742 MCSA: Identify with Windows Server 2016
· Exam: 70-744 MCSA: Securing with Windows Server 2016
- Exam 200-120: Cisco Certified Network Associate