Become a sought-after IT professional in a digital world. With this program, you will gain a working knowledge of all things technology and computers.
In this program, you will learn about technology operations, networking, problem solving, development, and more. You'll gain the skills you need to secure a job in this fast-growing industry.
As a part of the IT operations program, you will prepare for technology certification exams, learn theoretical and applied uses of information technology in various business settings, acquire technical skills in programming and technology trouble-shooting, and more.
This program consists of five upper division online information technology operations courses for a total of 15 credit hours.
This course is an in-depth study of personal computer hardware, peripherals, and interfaces. It prepares students for the Essentials portion of the CompTIA A+ certification exam. Students are prepared to diagnose, troubleshoot, and maintain personal computer systems. It also provides a detailed overview of common peripheral devices and discusses how to connect them to personal computers. A simulated lab environment is incorporated into the course.
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.
This course provides a detailed overview of fundamental programming, design and testing concepts using the Java object-oriented programming language. Students are introduced to common programming structures such as conditional statements, switches, loops, iteration, and error debugging. An emphasis on sound programming conventions and constructs is provided.
This course teaches students to design, implement, and use database management systems. Students gain a working knowledge of available software packages, concepts of query languages, software integration services, and security considerations. Students will also learn fundamentals of structured query language (SQL) in developing common queries and reports. (This course is also offered through CBE. Credits earned using this option will appear on transcripts with an "EX" suffix.)
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 operations program:
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