This program is designed to provide students with first hand knowledge of the software, hardware, operations of personal computers, networking devices, wireless and other advanced technology used in business and industry today. Many aspects of the personal computer including how it works, how data is processed, and how to apply the functions to solutions on the job are explored in the CIT training. The program consists of studies in the major operating systems, diagnostics, plus configuration of computers and their related peripheral devices.
Focus is made on implementation, troubleshooting, and designing solutions for computing devices, networking devices, firewalls, mobile devices and other advanced IT devices. The program also includes an introduction to information management, cybersecurity, workstations, servers, networking infrastructure, and other advanced technology including a thorough education in common information technology and information systems.
|Time Commitment||Full Time, Your Own Pace|
|Typical Program Length||20 Months|
1600 Hwy 51 South
Covington, TN 38019
Analyze, test, troubleshoot, and evaluate existing network systems, such as local area network LAN , wide area network WAN , and Internet systems or a segment of a network system. Perform network maintenance to ensure networks operate correctly with minimal interruption.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 3,150
Current job openings per year: 320