Students entering Information Systems Technology may choose a Computer
Networking Technology option or a Web and Programming Technology option. The IST
department at JCJC has partnerships and affiliations with national vendors such as Cisco
Systems and Microsoft.
The Networking Technology emphasis
offers training in hardware, network
administration and operating systems. The
curriculum helps prepare students for Cisco’s
CCNA, Microsoft’s MCP, CompTIA’s A+,
Security +, and Linux+ certifications.
Career opportunities include: Desktop
Support Technician, Helpdesk Technician,
Network Technician/Analyst, Network
Customer Engineer and Network Administrator.
Web and Programming Technology
Web Programming offers training in the
design, coding, and testing of websites,
e-commerce development, server
administration, graphics manipulation,
internet programming, and database
interaction. The curriculum includes
courses such as Visual Basic, PHP, AASP,
Students are prepared to earn their CIW and
Career opportunities include: Computer
Operator, Computer Programmer/Analyst,
Web Designer, and Web Master.