Degrees and Certifications
Design, install, and support an organization‘s computer systems. They are responsible for LANs, WANs, network segments, and Internet and intranet systems. They work in a variety of environments, including large corporations, small businesses, and government organizations. They install and maintain network hardware and software, analyze problems, and monitor networks to ensure their availability to users. These workers gather data to evaluate a system‘s performance, identify user needs, and determine system and network requirements.
Systems administrators are responsible for maintaining system efficiency. They ensure that the design of an organization‘s computer system allows all of the components, including computers, the network, and software, to work properly together. Administrators also troubleshoot problems reported by users and by automated network monitoring systems and make recommendations for future system upgrades.
Cyber Security: Assess the security needs of computer and network systems, recommend safeguard solutions, and manage the implementation and maintenance of security devices, systems, and procedures. Plan, coordinate, and maintain an organization‘s information security. These individuals educate users about computer security, install security software, monitor networks for security breaches, respond to cyber attacks, and, in some cases, gather data and evidence to be used in prosecuting cyber crime.
National Security Administration NSA‘s CNSS 4011 Certification:
After the successful completion of IN2001, IN2002, IN2003, IN2004, and IN2005 Butler Community College has been given the distinction of awarding the National Security Administration NSA‘s CNSS 4011 certification, that designates federal training standards.
The Cyber Security and Internetworking Management program courses map to 5 third party certifications. CompTIA‘s A+, CompTIA‘s Security+, CompTIA‘s Network+, CompTIA‘s IT Project Management, Cisco‘s CCNA certificates.