Begin Your New Career as an IT Support Specialist with Online Training from Miller-Motte!
Do you enjoy troubleshooting computer problems? Are you fascinated by how computers work? If yes, the IT Support Specialist program at Miller-Motte College could be right for you.
Start on the path towards a career doing what you love. With IT Support training, you could earn your Associate of Applied Science degree in IT Support Specialist online.
What You’ll Get from Your Online IT Support Specialist Training
Miller-Motte College will give you hands-on training in IT Support to prepare you for a variety of careers in Information Technology (IT). Here are just a few of the courses available in our IT Support Specialist Program:
- Practical Computer Applications—This course provides practical computer and general administrative skills required to utilize the computer as a tool in an office or clinical environment. Students will gain confidence in the use of the internet, email, productivity software, and associated computer hardware and software. The course will utilize a number of projects to reinforce the functionality and flexibility of the computer.
- Application and Database Concepts—This course prepares students to cover introductory concepts underlying the design and implementation of databases and database applications. It will also include Object Databases, Security, XML, SQL, MYSQL, Data Mining and Web Service topics. A hand’s on approach will also be provided giving students an opportunity to install and work with a database application, implement technical concepts such as database design, query processing, transaction processing and lead to an overall basic and introductory understanding of SQL and Oracle. Students will be prepared to take the MTA 98-364 Exam in Database Administration upon successful completion of this course.
- Certification Review—This course will review the overall competencies and objectives related to the CompTIA Network+ and Microsoft MCSA in Windows 7 and Windows Enterprise Desktop Support Technician Exams.
Download our Course Catalog to learn more about the courses offered in our IT Support Specialist program.
Career Opportunities in IT Support
In a world where technology is constantly evolving, IT Support Specialist training will prepare you for a number of different jobs. One of those jobs could be as a Network and Computer Systems Administrator.
Network and Computer Systems Administrators ensure that an organization's computer network runs smoothly. They are responsible for troubleshooting problems and monitor networks to detect malware and other cyber-attacks.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for Network Administrators will grow 12% by the year 2022, which ensures that there will be plenty of opportunities.
Begin Your IT Support Specialist Training Today!
Why wait to start down the path to a new career when all it takes is one phone call? Miller-Motte College helps students gain the experience and credentials they need to start exciting new careers. We'll help you achieve your career goals by providing the hands-on training and career resources you need.
Speak to an Admissions Representative today by calling 800.705.9182. Learn how we can help you get the career you deserve. Click here to request additional information on our career training programs.*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, Network and Computer Systems Administrators,
on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/network-and-computer-systems-administrators.htm (visited August 11, 2015).
*Program availability depends on student’s state of residence.
This online program is offered via the Miller-Motte College Wilmington, NC campus.