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Computer Info Tech Networking & Cybersecurity Program

In today's interconnected world, organizations are putting a priority on implementation and maintenance of network infrastructure and the protection of digital information. Students in our Networking and Cybersecurity program will give you hands-on training for careers in Information Assurance, Networking and Cybersecurity Administration.

What does a Network Administrator do?

The Network Administrator's role is to ensure the stable operation of the in-house computer network. This includes planning, developing, installing, configuring, maintaining, supporting, and optimizing all network hardware, software, and communication links. The person will also analyze and resolve problems in a timely and accurate fashion, and provide end user training where required.

What does a Cybersecurity Administrator do?

The Cybersecurity Administrator's role is to ensure the secure operation of the in-house computer systems, servers, and network connections. This includes checking server and firewall logs, scrutinizing network traffic, establishing and updating virus scans, and troubleshooting. This person will also analyze and resolve security breaches and vulnerability issues in a timely and accurate fashion, and conduct user activity audits where required.

What certificates and degrees can you get from LCC for a career computer networking and cybersecurity?

The CIT Computer Networking and Cybersecurity program contains course ware reviewed and certified to map to the Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS) National Training Standard 4011: Information Systems Security (INFOSEC) Professionals.

Currently there is a Cisco Certified Network Associate Certification Preparation (CCNA)- Certificate of Completion (Curriculum Code 1469) and Network & Cybersecurity Management Academy - Associate in Business Degree (Curriculum Code 1453).

Cisco Partner Talent Network: Global Job Openings

The Cisco Partner Talent Network is an ideal place for students to get ahead in their IT career, especially if you are a qualified Cisco certified professional. You can develop a career with one of thousands of Cisco partner companies globally. For more information about the following and to learn about other jobs, visit the Cisco Partner Talent Network.

Who do you contact for more information?

Joe Werner 159.16 West Campus - (517) 483-1520

Cameron Dean - 159.17 West Campus - - (517) 483-5290

Computer Information Technologies

Computer Information Technologies
West Campus, M103.4
Phone: (517) 267-6406
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