Specialized Associate Degree in Information Technology

Specialized Associate Degree in Information Technology

Objective: In this information technology program students gain knowledge of computer hardware and a wide array of network technologies. Graduates of our IT degree program in Northern California can be ready for entry-level positions as information technicians, network administrators or systems engineers – continually growing industries that, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, offer promising career outlooks and room for advancement. If you’re looking for a school where you can earn your information technology degree in California, contact Empire College today.

Upon completion of 1,320 hours of core classes, graduates choose a 360-hour concentration in one of three areas:

  • Microsoft: Students prepare for several Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) exams to become certified as Microsoft Certified Solutions Associates (MCSA) and Microsoft Certified Solutions Experts (MCSE). MCP exam fees, ranging from $60 to $225, are included in the program costs.
  • Security: Students prepare for the Security+ certification, as well as Microsoft exams.
  • Linux: Students prepare for Linux Professional Institute and Red Hat certifications, as well as Microsoft exams.

Click here to view a course outline for our information technology associate degree program.

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