Computer Networking & Security

This exciting technical course prepares students to design, maintain and secure today’s Information Technology (IT) Systems which support every aspect of our global economy. Network Security Specialists acting as Ethical Hackers prevent data loss form cyber attacks, network intrusions and viruses, protecting valuable personal and corporate data.

Students will use the latest tools to gain the practical experience needed to earn valuable professional certifications such as A+, Network + , CISCO and Security +. Network Security Specialists are in high demand in law enforcements, large corporations, and government agencies including the FBI, CIA and NSA. 

 

  
Courses of Study
 
• Cisco Networking Academy
• Networking Security
• Cyber Safety
• Information Tech Essentials
• Network Cabling
• Wireless Networking
 
Career Paths
 
• Computer Security Specialist
• Ethical Hacker
• Network Administrator
• Information Tech Specialist
• Network Technician

 

 
Certifications
• CompTIA A+
• CompTIA Network +
• CompTIA Security +
• CISCO CCENT
 
Articulated Credits
• Statewide
• Pittsburgh Technical Institute
 
Post-Secondary Opportunities
· CCAC
· DeVry University
· PA College of Technology
· Pittsburgh Technical Institute
· Robert Morris University
· Rochester Institute of Technology
· University of Pittsburgh
· Westmoreland County CC