Central Lakes College
 Brainerd, MN 56401
Computer Technology
      Programs
               Network Administration AAS Degree
Computer
            Network Emphasis...
Computer
Network
Administration
Associate of Applied Science
Career Description:
Computer Network Admin
  Oversee the operation of computer networks

 Set-up new computers and conne...
Working Conditions:
Computer Network Admin
  40 hours per week is usual

 Some nights and weekend work many be
  necessa...
Equipment:
Computer Network Admin
  Personal computers

 Mainframe computers
 Network Servers
Outlook:
Computer Network Admin
  Increased demand and growth

 Rapidly evolving
 IT integrated in all industries
 Sec...
Preparation:
Computer Network Admin
    High school

     Mathematics
     Computer    science
     English
     Tech...
Skills:
Computer Network Admin
  Ability to organize data

 Ability to draw conclusions
 Average mathematical skills
 ...
Skills:
Computer Network Admin
  Detailed analytical work

 Mathematical problem solving
Computer
Information
Technology
Associate of Applied Science
Career Description:
Computer Information
Technology
  Maintain and repair computers and

  computer related equipment
 I...
Working Conditions:
Computer Information
Technology
  Some travel may be required

 Normal 40 hr work week
 May work ov...
Equipment:
Computer Information
Technology
  Special testing equipment

 Hand tools
 Gauges
Outlook:
Computer Information
Technology
  Above average growing area

 The number of computers being used is
  increasi...
Preparation:
Computer Information
Technology
    High school

     Mathematics
     Electronics
     Computer   progra...
Preparation:
Computer Information
Technology
    Post secondary

     Basic electronics
     Electrical engineer
     ...
Skills:
Computer Information
Technology
  Enjoy mechanical systems

 Technical tasks
Computer
Support Specialist
Diploma
Work Characteristics:
Computer Support Specialist
  Provide technical assistance

 Provide training to system users
 In...
Work Characteristics:
Computer Support Specialist
  Install software

 Make repairs and keep records of service
  and re...
Working Conditions:
Computer Support Specialist
  Work week is ordinarily 40 hours

 Pressures arise when others are wai...
Outlook (Future Job Markets):
Computer Support Specialist
  Depends on use of Computer in business

  and government
 De...
Preparation:
Computer Support Specialist
    High school

     Advanced   math
     Computer programming
     Electron...
Preparation:
Computer Support Specialist
    Post secondary

     Peripheral equipment
     Operating systems
     App...
Skills:
Computer Support Specialist
  Good use of numbers and words

 Above average ability to do precise work
  and che...
Salaries for Computer
Programs
  Computer Network           $41,000 to $61,000
                        
  Administration...
Central Lakes College has
Certified Instructors
 Microsoft Certified Instructors
 Novell Certified Instructors
 Comp TI...
COMP TIA Certifications
 A+
 Net+
 Server+
 INet+
 Project+
 Security+
Operating System
  Windows Vista

 Windows Server
 Windows Advanced Server
 Linux
 Unix
 Novell Netware
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  1. 1. Central Lakes College Brainerd, MN 56401
  2. 2. Computer Technology Programs Network Administration AAS Degree Computer Network Emphasis (Comp TIA) General Microsoft Certified System Engineer Emphasis (MCSE) Microsoft Certified System Administrator Emphasis (MCSA) Security Emphasis Information Technology AAS Degree Computer Computer Support Specialist Diploma Help Desk Specialist Certificate
  3. 3. Computer Network Administration Associate of Applied Science
  4. 4. Career Description: Computer Network Admin Oversee the operation of computer networks   Set-up new computers and connect to network  Fix problems in software and hardware  Make sure only authorized people have access - Security  Work on LAN (local area network)  Some work on WAN (wide area network)
  5. 5. Working Conditions: Computer Network Admin 40 hours per week is usual   Some nights and weekend work many be necessary  Employees may be on call  Hazards include  Eye strain from working at a monitor  Injury from keyboarding
  6. 6. Equipment: Computer Network Admin Personal computers   Mainframe computers  Network Servers
  7. 7. Outlook: Computer Network Admin Increased demand and growth   Rapidly evolving  IT integrated in all industries  Security
  8. 8. Preparation: Computer Network Admin High school   Mathematics  Computer science  English  Technicalwriting  Networking  Work experience in area
  9. 9. Skills: Computer Network Admin Ability to organize data   Ability to draw conclusions  Average mathematical skills  Above average verbal skills  Accuracy in math and verbal skills
  10. 10. Skills: Computer Network Admin Detailed analytical work   Mathematical problem solving
  11. 11. Computer Information Technology Associate of Applied Science
  12. 12. Career Description: Computer Information Technology Maintain and repair computers and  computer related equipment  Install new systems  Lay cables  Hook up fittings  Test-run the equipment  Correct problems
  13. 13. Working Conditions: Computer Information Technology Some travel may be required   Normal 40 hr work week  May work overtime, weekends and odd hrs  Must be able to work without supervision
  14. 14. Equipment: Computer Information Technology Special testing equipment   Hand tools  Gauges
  15. 15. Outlook: Computer Information Technology Above average growing area   The number of computers being used is increasing rapidly  Competition for the best jobs is keen
  16. 16. Preparation: Computer Information Technology High school   Mathematics  Electronics  Computer programming  Physics
  17. 17. Preparation: Computer Information Technology Post secondary   Basic electronics  Electrical engineer  Basic logic circuits  Computer hardware  Computer programming
  18. 18. Skills: Computer Information Technology Enjoy mechanical systems   Technical tasks
  19. 19. Computer Support Specialist Diploma
  20. 20. Work Characteristics: Computer Support Specialist Provide technical assistance   Provide training to system users  Install microcomputers and printers
  21. 21. Work Characteristics: Computer Support Specialist Install software   Make repairs and keep records of service and repairs  Instruct users on how to operate and maintain hardware and software  Help evaluate microcomputers hardware and software needs, purchases and modifications
  22. 22. Working Conditions: Computer Support Specialist Work week is ordinarily 40 hours   Pressures arise when others are waiting for support  Continuing education is required because of hardware and software upgrades
  23. 23. Outlook (Future Job Markets): Computer Support Specialist Depends on use of Computer in business  and government  Depends on development of hardware and software and telecommunications  Growth follows advances in telecommunications, medicine, education and small business
  24. 24. Preparation: Computer Support Specialist High school   Advanced math  Computer programming  Electronics  English
  25. 25. Preparation: Computer Support Specialist Post secondary   Peripheral equipment  Operating systems  Application software  Data base  Spreadsheets  Word processing  Graphic
  26. 26. Skills: Computer Support Specialist Good use of numbers and words   Above average ability to do precise work and check accuracy  Ability to change tasks quickly  Ability to see slight differences in objects and colors
  27. 27. Salaries for Computer Programs Computer Network $41,000 to $61,000   Administration  Computer Information $38,000 to $51,000  Technology
  28. 28. Central Lakes College has Certified Instructors  Microsoft Certified Instructors  Novell Certified Instructors  Comp TIA Certified Instructors
  29. 29. COMP TIA Certifications  A+  Net+  Server+  INet+  Project+  Security+
  30. 30. Operating System Windows Vista   Windows Server  Windows Advanced Server  Linux  Unix  Novell Netware
  31. 31. The End!!! Any Questions??? Let’s play Hangman!

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