Computer Networking is the connecting of computers and computer equipment, to other computers and computer equipment by means of cables or airwaves, routers, and access points for the purpose of sharing data and resources. Students in this program receive hands-on training, with an emphasis on lab classes focusing on computers, servers, routers and other networking devices used to set up cabled and wireless systems. Graduates of this program become employed as IT Assistants, Computer/ Network Support Assistant, Wireless Network Administrator or Data Communication Analyst.
Analyze, test, troubleshoot, and evaluate existing network systems, such as local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and Internet systems or a segment of a network system. Perform network maintenance to ensure networks operate correctly with minimal interruption.