Computer Networking & Security

Program Goals

All Computer Systems Technology students will:

  • Earn National Skills Certificates, i.e. National Occupational Competency Testing Institute (NOCTI) and PA Skills Certificates.
  • Successfully transition into a 1st career job and/or related post-secondary training.
  • Be proficient in their career major and demonstrate proficiency through hands-on performance and theoretical testing.

Program Description

  • Build, upgrade, maintain, and repair desktop and laptop computers.
  • Design, install, and troubleshoot computer network configurations.
  • Instruction in operating systems and applications; systems design and analysis.

Employment Opportunities

  • Computer User Support Specialist, PS
  • Network Administrator, PS
  • Computer & Information Systems Managers, BD
  • Computer Systems Analysts, BD  Information Security Analysts, BD
  • Computer Network Support Specialists, AD
  • Computer Network Architects, BD

*PS‐ Post Secondary, AD‐ Associate Deg, BD- Bachelor Degree

This program is accredited by the Council on Occupational Education –


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