Computer Network Administration and Security Technology

In an ever-growing and rapidly changing field requiring employees to work across many platforms, you’ll have a handle on computer network administration, from basic PC hardware and software to the latest network operating systems. You’ll boast an understanding of Cisco, Microsoft and Unix-based operating systems and how they’re used in today’s marketplace.

WORK IN MANY AREAS, INCLUDING

  • computer networking
  • server administration
  • cabling
  • hardware installation

PREPARE FOR A CAREER AS A

  • Linux server administrator
  • Microsoft administrator
  • network administrator
  • network technician
  • or more positions

Your pathway to a degree

You can start with an Unix/Linus certificate, taking classes that directly apply to the associate degree in computer network administration and security technology degree:

Certificate

Associate Degree

Stark State College has been approved as a Cisco Networking Academy which allows students to access networking tools, software and other learning materials directly from Cisco. This program was developed to train network technicians to complete the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) examination, which has become a standard of excellence recognized worldwide.

Associate of applied science in computer network administration and security technology

  • Kent State University
  • Certification fees apply for those who go on to complete certifications