Network Administration and CybersecurityAssociate in Applied Science (Network Administration and Cybersecurity Specialty Option)
Run the IT network
Configure, troubleshoot and defend
Our ability to work depends on networks—from the Internet to the local WiFi—and our networks depend on you.
Learn to configure Internet protocol (IP) addresses, routers and switches. Put the principles of networking into practice by building your own network, then test the stability and security of that network. Learn to implement VPNs, install and manage firewalls, and design intrusion detection systems.
Go beyond these IT skills with your A.A.S.—Study how businesses thrive and improve your ability to communicate with a broad audience.
What can you do with an A.A.S. in Computer Information Technology?
The Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree in Computer Information Technology prepares you to start work or continue your studies in programming, cybersecurity or related fields.
Expand your skillset with stackable certificates
The A.A.S. degree in Computer Information Technology prepares you to start work or continue your studies in programming, cybersecurity or related fields.
Choose a certificate combination that matches your interests and career goals:
Stackable CredentialsEarn and learn as you go with stackable credentials.
WIOA ProgramEligible for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)-awarded vouchers.
100% OnlineCan be completed 100% online.
Career DegreeEarn an associate degree in 2 years and gain in-demand technical and job-ready skills.
Program Length: 2 YearsFull-time students finish in 2 years.
A College & Career Navigator (CCN) is ready to answer your questions and assist with your application, academic program selection, class enrollment and connecting you with resources as needed, making your journey at CLC smoother.
Students are strongly encouraged to meet with their College and Career Navigator (CCN) to identify coursework that will meet degree requirements based on individual academic goals. View degree requirements in the college catalog.
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