Information Technology And Network Administrator

1 Academic Year | 42 Weeks | 840 Total Hrs | 640 Hrs Theory | 200 Hrs Field Practicum

Program Summary

Bay River College’s one-year Information Technology and Network Administrator diploma program prepares students to confidently tackle the day-to-day responsibilities of managing computer information systems for businesses of any size. Graduates of the program will be prepared to deal with an organization’s need to optimize and maintain their digital and hardware infrastructure.

Students in the Information Technology and Network Administrator program receive a working knowledge of Local Area Networks, their application within Wide Area Networks and their inter-connectivity to nodes, servers, and other end-user devices. Students will also become familiar with web server management and its connectivity to local networks. Students can expect to learn a variety of essential IT skills, including managing system and client software, web page integration and creation, network security measures, user accounting and monitoring network event logs for problem resolution.

CO-OP

Information Technology and Network Administrator students complete their education with 200 hours of practicum experience.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Information Technology and Network Administrators manage the computer network of a variety of organizations, and almost every medium- or large-sized business needs a dedicated IT specialist. Graduates of the Information Technology and Network Administrator program can expect to be eligible for many positions in the IT and networking fields, including network design and integration, Internet web technician, LAN technician, data centre operator and network administrator.