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IT CAREER IN LESS THAN A YEAR

Choose from our Two Programs!  Begin Your Next Career in the IT Profession

New Horizons Computer Learning Center Career Development

Security IT Associate
Computer Support Specialist
Help Desk Technician
IT Consultant
Network Technician
Security Analyst

Security IT - Associate Program

The Security IT Associate (SITA) program will utilize security concepts, tools, and procedures to react to various security incidents regarding network, compliance, operational vulnerability, and access control identity management. Graduates will know how to provide IT assistance to people and organizations using computer software and equipment.

 

Combat Attackers
In a time of escalating security threats, computer crime and cyber warfare, organizations must be proactive in combating attackers and protecting information assets. IT Security Specialists leverage an in-depth understanding of information security risks, threats, technologies and procedures to design and implement secure computer systems.

 

They install, configure and upgrade security software, educate employees on computer security, monitor networks for security breaches, and ultimately develop plans to safeguard computer files against unauthorized modification, destruction or disclosure. In the event of a successful attack, IT security specialists must respond with the appropriate countermeasures.

 
Start your IT Career in Less Than a year

Certifications

Certifications are included with your Program
CompTIA Network+
CompTIA Security+

or

MTA Networking Fundamentals
MTA Security Fundamentals

Career Opportunities

Computer Support Specialist
Help Desk Technician
IT Consultant
Network Technician
Security Analyst

SITA Program Courses

Entry Level IT Professional Track
SITA

COMPUTER NETWORKING & SECURITY

Students will acquire the essential skills and information needed to install, configure, optimize, troubleshoot, repair, upgrade, and perform preventive maintenance on PCs, digital devices, and operating systems. Students will also learn networking concepts to help prepare for potential careers in network support or administration. Lastly, students will learn to evaluate and examine security policies, implement account management security controls, and how to utilize security measures to protect data and information.

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Network Systems Administrator Professional
Network Administrator
Network Engineer
Network Specialist
Systems Administrator
Systems Engineer

Network Systems Administrator - Professional Program

The Network Systems Administrator Professional (NSAP) program is designed to teach students the knowledge and skills required to work with various computer systems within a business environment. Graduates of this program will know how to oversee the performance of computer systems, maintain system functioning, perform data backups, troubleshoot and ensure network security. They will also learn how to oversee the day-to-day operations of an organization’s computer network and communication system by installing, supporting and managing networks and systems.

 

An Essential Career
Network Systems Administrators are responsible for the day-to-day operation of an organization’s computer networks and communication systems. They implement and maintain network hardware and software, troubleshoot network problems, and ensure network security, availability, and performance standards.

 

In some cases, administrators help network architects design and analyze network models. They also participate in decisions about buying future hardware or software to upgrade their organization’s network. Some administrators provide technical support to computer users, and they also may supervise computer support specialists who help solve users’ problems.

 

Start your IT Career in Less Than a year

Certifications

CompTIA Security+
CCENT (Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician)
CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate)
MCSA (Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate)
 MTA Security Fundamentals
 MTA Windows Server Administration Fundamentals

Career Opportunities

Information Technology Specialist
(IT Specialist)
Network Administrator
 Network Engineer
Network Specialist
Systems Administrator
Systems Engineer

The NSAP Program Courses

Advanced IT Professional Track
NSAP

MICROSOFT SERVER FUNDAMENTALS

Students will learn the introductory and fundamental functions and services in a Windows Server domain environment. This includes basic Active Directory principles and structures, Windows Firewall basics and configuration, sharing folders and NTFS permissions, Hyper-V virtualization fundamentals, NPS and RADIUS fundamentals, Windows Server backup, and introductory Group Policy functions and uses.
NSAP

CISCO ROUTING & SWITCHING

Students will learn how to describe network fundamentals and build simple LANs, establish Internet connectivity, manage network device security, expand small to medium-sized networks with WAN connectivity, and describe IPv6 basics. Additionally, students will implement scalable medium-sized networks, troubleshoot basic connectivity, and implement various types of solutions associated with network management.
NSAP

COMPUTER NETWORKING & SECURITY

Students will acquire the essential skills and information needed to install, configure, optimize, troubleshoot, repair, upgrade, and perform preventive maintenance on PCs, digital devices, and operating systems. Students will also learn networking concepts to help prepare for potential careers in network support or administration. Lastly, students will learn to evaluate and examine security policies, implement account management security controls, and how to utilize security measures to protect data and information.
NSAP

MICROSOFT SERVER ADMINISTRATION

Students will get hands-on instruction and practice with items such as installing and configuring Windows Server, describing AD DS, implementing storage and group policy, and securing servers by using Group Policy Objects (GPOs). Students will also learn how to configure and troubleshoot domain name system, manage user and service accounts, and implement network access protection and remote access. Lastly, students will learn how to configure advanced server features, plan and implement types of AD DS deployments, and implement back up and disaster recovery solutions.

Careers in IT Continue to Grow!

Below are stats on the rate of job growth, and annual median income according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Job Growth

13 %

New Jobs

557100

Annual Median Income

84580

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