Information technology changes every minute, but our paths keep you on target for a great career. Choose between specialties in computer support or computer networking and learn skills that are current and are in global demand. Our classes also prepare you for industry-relevant certifications that are recognized worldwide.
Students in the Information Technology program at ASU Mid-South can choose from two different paths while working towards a certificate or a degree. The Networking Design and Administration option provides students with the skills and knowledge needed for today’s multi-platform networking environment, while the Micro-Computer Upgrade and Repair track emphasizes skills needed by computer technicians.
The AAS in Information Systems Technology provides students with a core of general education courses, as well as courses which prepare them for professional computer certifications in networking design and administration.
Areas of curriculum emphasis, provided by Cisco Networking Systems, include network analysis and design, configuration and implementation, testing, monitoring and management, and system administration and maintenance. The Cisco training program provides the basis for Voice and Video over Internet Protocol (VOIP), Internet of Things (IoT), and more importantly Cybersecurity.
If you are looking to go further, the Bachelor of Science in Information Technology is available on the ASU Mid-South campus through a partnership agreement with the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith.
ASU Mid-South offers degree and certificate programs to meet student and community needs. Program courses address general education knowledge as well as behaviors needed for good citizenship and successful careers. Goals and course objectives are listed in the colleges catalog under Academic Programs to inform students so that they can better relate their college studies to their personal educational and career goals.
For more information about the Information Systems Technology program, or how to register:
Ray Duch, Faculty
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