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  • Enterprise Computing Technology

    Delivery: A mix of daytime, evening, and blended online classes.
    Start: Fall, Spring, or Summer; Full- or Part-Time.
     

    • Enterprise Computing Technology — Associate in Applied Science Degree (60 credits)
    • Enterprise Computing Technician — Diploma (48 credits)
    • Enterprise Technical Support Specialist —Certificate (30 credits)
    • Advanced Enterprise Computing — Certificate (16 credits)
    • Linux System Administrator — Certificate (16 credits)

     

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About the Program

The Enterprise Computing Technology program prepares the student to be able to analyze enterprise organizational information needs, to recommend appropriate hardware and software systems, and to implement or to train others to implement such systems.

Specific job titles that the graduate would be qualified for include network support specialist, network analyst, network engineer, PC support specialist, and PC help desk.

The coursework will help prepare the student for Microsoft Windows 2012 Certifications. General education courses required will help ensure individuals have the necessary oral, written and critical thinking skills to help them with their professional responsibilities.

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Potential Job Titles

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  • Network Support Specialist
  • Network Analyst
  • Network Engineer
  • PC Support Specialist
  • PC Help Desk

Salary Data

Computer User Support Specialists
Average Wage: $26.27/hour
Top Earners: $36.95/hour

Information gathered pertains to seven county metro area - careerwse.mnscu.edu

Learning Outcomes

Enterprise Computing Technology - AAS 60 Credits

  • Demonstrate factual, conceptual, and procedural knowledge related to the administration and maintenance of enterprise systems.
  • Apply IT project planning techniques, and IT design process techniques.
  • Demonstrate self-learning and use of critical thinking/problem skills.
  • Demonstrate ethical behavior in the IT field.
  • Demonstrate good verbal and written skills.

Enterprise Computing Technician - Diploma 48 Credits

  • Demonstrate factual, conceptual, and procedural knowledge related to the administration and maintenance of enterprise systems.
  • Apply IT project planning techniques, and IT design process techniques.
  • Demonstrate self-learning and use of critical thinking/problem skills.
  • Demonstrate ethical behavior in the IT field.
  • Demonstrate good verbal and written skills.

Enterprise Technical Support Specialist - Certificate 30 Credits

  • Demonstrate the ability to troubleshoot a PC or laptop.
  • Create and manage virtual computers.
  • Demonstrate ethical behavior in the IT field.
  • Demonstrate self-learning and use of critical thinking/problem skills.

Advanced Enterprise Computing - Certificate 16 Credits

  • Demonstrate ethical behavior in the IT field.
  • Demonstrate self-learning and use of critical thinking/problem skills.
  • Apply IT project planning techniques, and IT design process techniques.
  • Demonstrate factual, conceptual, and procedural, knowledge related to the administration and maintenance of enterprise systems.

Cisco Networking Support - Certificate 16 Credits

  • Demonstrate factual, conceptual, and procedural knowledge related to the administration and maintenance of a computer network.
  • Demonstrate network software and hardware configuration.
  • Analyze networked environments and data communication.
  • Perform as a member of a team in a work environment.

Linux System Administrator - Certificate 16 Credits

  • Understand the concepts behind free software, run levels, daemons, the kernel, basic networking and devices.
  • Install the operating system and configure aspects of it.
  • Comprehend the file system structure and nature of inodes. Know how to create rescue media, monitor resources, and apply patches.
  • Demonstrate the layout of a Local Area Network and how to configure it with TCP/IP.
  • Implement basic security methods, such as shadow passwords, log events, and be able to look for commonly known trouble spots.

Enterprise Virtualization Support - Certificate 16 Credits

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