Computer hardware and the software systems that comprise a computer network are placed in the trusted hands of Network Administrators, who are responsible for the intricate maintenance and management of these massive infrastructures. An exciting and ever evolving industry, a career in network administration is a career in progress and possibility, a direct dealing with both new and existing technology and a trusted and highly valued necessity in today's technologically driven culture. Tasked with upholding the day to day operation of essential computer networks, network technology administration is a consistently growing industry, with ever increasing career opportunities.
Offering an Associate's degree in Applied Science, Minnesota State Community and Technical College Network Administration and Security program provides students with the necessary skills in network support and maintenance within a business environment. Developing computer, network, and application software skills is the driving force behind our Network Administration degree, amounting to a 66 credit course load that will carry you into a steadily growing and evolving industry. With an emphasis on operating systems, evaluating network security methods, computer network design and utilizing IP communications technologies among many other skills, our accredited Network Administration and Security degree thoroughly prepares students for a fast paced career in the technology industry. A high impact program designed to provide you with hands on learning in a condensed amount of time, our associates degree allows you to put the skills you've acquired into real world experience, right away.
Step into our Enterprise Network Technologies class, and step out inspired to influence emerging trends and technologies. Take a seat in Network Defense, and find yourself in a career enforcing and protecting the software and sensitive information vital to every business's success. Explore Microcomputer Databases and pioneer the most effective database yet. Your options are limitless, your potential is recognized and nurtured, and your confidence in and dedication to your career will land you your next great adventure; the job of your dreams. Allow Minnesota State Community and Technical College to join you on your journey to a fulfilling and rewarding career in the technology industry, with programs available at our Detroit Lakes, Fergus Falls, and Moorhead campuses. Your future begins now, give us a call for questions and enrollment information today!