Information Technology field experience and IT Certification
The IT Security Specialist program includes six courses to prepare students to achieve System Administrator and Network Security Skills and knowledge. Completion of these courses will demonstrate skills in Network Infrastructure and Security. Upon completion of the program, the candidate will know how to plan, configure, and operate simple WAN and switched LAN networks as well as know how intruders escalate privileges and what steps can be taken to secure a system.
Students must meet with a member of the Admissions Team to be considered for acceptance into our programs. MyComputerCareer will determine acceptance into any offered program. The decision to allow a student to enroll in the program will be guided by the following standards:Enrollment Standards A member of the Admissions Team will ascertain the prospective students’ ability to enroll in a program during the admissions process. High School Completion, GED, College Degree or equivalent is required for enrollment. Proof of attainment must be supplied, and a copy will be kept in the student’s file. There is a minimum age requirement of 17 for enrollment into any program at MyComputerCareer. Applicants under the age of 18 need a parent or guardian's signature in addition to their own signature on the enrollment agreement.Any prospective student who has a special needs request or accommodation must submit the request in writing via email to their Admissions Advisor/Director prior to enrollment to determine if the school can accommodate the request.
Flexible. Classes typically start every 7 weeks. Deadline is no later than one week afte rthe start of a lab. We also provide Full Distance Education option for this program.