Information Technology

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.

Networking Technology

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, .Net, JavaScript, HTML, DHTML, and CSS. Students are prepared to earn their CIW and IC3 certifications. Career opportunities include: Computer Operator, Computer Programmer/Analyst, Web Designer, and Web Master.