INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM CAREERS
Supervision and Management–Cybersecurity
The supervision and management program with a
concentration in cybersecurity management uses a
2+2 model that requires applicants to have completed
an associate’s degree or equivalent for entry into the
program. Individuals in this field could work in creating
network security policy and procedures, monitoring
systems for security gaps, and securing systems from
threats and uninterrupted operations.
Computer Programing and Analysis
Programmers write, test and maintain the programs
that computers utilize to perform functions. They
conceive, design and test local structures for solving
problems using the latest technologies available.
Cyber and Information Security Technology
IT security professionals secure database and
e-commerce networks from hackers, viruses and
other harmful computer-based incursions. CompTIA
Security+ certification often leads to competitive, wellpaying,
highly regarded IT careers in varying industries.
Digital Media/Multimedia Technology
With a degree in Digital Media/Multimedia Technology
students will be able to use universal design theory,
balance, symmetry, composition, and visual and
aesthetic appeal in careers such as advertising
managers, animators, digital audio technicians, digital
video editors, and digital graphic artists. Using the
latest industry standard hardware, software, and
techniques, students will integrate lessons learned
into a digital multimedia environment.
Internet Services Technology-AS
Demand for web administrators and web developers
is strong! More of these workers will be needed to
accommodate the increasing amount of data sent over
the Internet, as well as the growing number of Internet
users. In addition, as the number of services provided
over the Internet expands, web administrators and
developers will continue to see employment increases.
Network Systems Technology
The college offers two specializations in Network
Systems Technology, Cybersecurity and Network
Infastructure. Network and computer systems
administrators design, install and support an
organization’s computer systems. Employment
opportunities are increasing in small businesses,
government organizations and large corporations.
Cisco CCNA and CompTIA Network+ certifications
increase individual marketability.
A+ Certification Preparation*
The A+ Certification program prepares students
to become microcomputer service technicians.
Students learn to troubleshoot and repair
microcomputer system hardware and software
problems, preparing them to take the CompTIA A+
Cisco Networking Academy*
The Cisco Networking Academy at PHSC prepares
students to design, build and maintain small
to medium-sized networks and to take Cisco
certification exams to receive Cisco Certified Entry
Networking Technician (CCENT) or Cisco Certified
Network Associate (CCNA) credentials.
*Courses may be taken independently or included in the following programs: Computer Information Technology, Internet Services Technology or Network