2008-2009 Florida Community College at Jacksonville Catalog
IT Security (Computer Networking) (A.S.) (2179)
Associate in Science
This program leads into the Bachelors of Applied Science in Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. Network data, communications and Internet transactions are now one of the highest priorities in business and industry worldwide. Designed for IT professionals and others who want to gain an understanding of data and Internet network security issues, technologies and administrative practices, our Computer Networking degree program leads to a wealth of career opportunities in network security. In this lab-based, hands-on program, you will untilize the lastest network and security software and hardware. The program is taught at the practical applications level for those who will design, install, manage and troubleshoot security measures in data networks.
Career Opportunities, Rapid Placement
FCCJ is the regional resource for employers in every type of technology. Our partnerships with Cisco Systems, Dell, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle and Sun Microsystems provide career connections. An FCCJ intranet site posts jobs targeting our students. Graduates are regularly employed by CSX, JEA, Blue Cross Blue Shield, the City of Jacksonville, Medtronic, Mayo Clinic and other regional employers including the government and military.
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Total Credit Hours: 63