We live and work in a digital world. In order to stay competitive, organizations will continue to update and install sophisticated computer networks, security systems, and complex websites. Businesses also need people who can efficiently manage and run those systems and applications.
As technology continues to advance, the need for qualified IT managers grows, as well. Throughout this program, you will gain an encompassing understanding of the technologies IT managers use to make informed decisions about resources, planning, and effectiveness.
You will understand technology from a management perspective, understand how to meet and optimize organizational needs from a technology perspective, and evaluate software and hardware IT management solutions for variety of business and organizational needs.
This program consists of five lower-division online information technology management courses for a total of 15 credit hours.
This course provides an overview of computer networks including operating systems, networks, the internet and information system design, and the roles and responsibilities of technology professionals. Students are prepared for CompTIA Network+ and Testout Network Pro certification exams. Students also learn about wireless network and network security, and develop the ability to diagnose and troubleshoot common networking problem and issues.
Education in the need for security, planning, cryptology, and security technologies. Prepares students for CompTIA Security+ certification exam.
Prepares managers to develop an IT strategy that aligns business strategy with IT infrastructure for a competitive advantage. Prepares students for the CompTIA Project+ certification. (This course is also offered through CBE. Credits earned using this option will appear on transcripts with an "EX" suffix.)
This course focuses on the design and implementation of a network infrastructure using IP-based protocols. It prepares students for the Microsoft Configuring Server 2012 Network Infrastructure certification exam. Focus will be on the management of various Microsoft network services such as DNS, DHCP, Active Directory, and other critical Windows server infrastructure elements.
Addresses practical methods for analyzing business problems and designing large-scale software solutions using object-oriented solutions. This course prepares students for the Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Enterprise Administrator certification exam.
You have two options for completing your online IT management program:
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