This program is designed to consist of a combination of job simulated and live projects providing the student with real "hands-on" learning experiences. Students will be provided with a first-hand knowledge of the software, hardware, and operation of computers, network devices, wireless and other advanced technology used in industry today. This may include building, repairing, troubleshooting, installing, networking and servicing computers, network devices, firewalls, mobile devices and other advanced IT/IS devices. The instruction also includes an introduction to information management, cybersecurity, workstations, servers, network infrastructure, and other advanced technology including a thorough education in information technology and information systems. Instruction continues with networking, security, communications, multiple operating systems, and culminates with system and network analysis, diagnosis, and advanced troubleshooting.
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1405 Madison St.
Shelbyville, TN 37160
Install, configure, and support an organization's local area network LAN , wide area network WAN , and Internet systems or a segment of a network system. Monitor network to ensure network availability to all system users and may perform necessary maintenance to support network availability. May monitor and test Web site performance to ensure Web sites operate correctly and without interruption. May assist in network modeling, analysis, planning, and coordination between network and data communications hardware and software. May supervise computer user support specialists and computer network support specialists. May administer network security measures.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 5,630
Current job openings per year: 460