Computer Networks and Security

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” Take the first step to your “Life.Changing” career by becoming a graduate of the Computer Networks and Security Program at Indian Hills Community College!

Campus Ottumwa Campus (Main)
Entry Term Fall or Spring Term
Length of Program 7 Terms (21 Months)
Diploma/Degree  Associate of Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.)

 

Do you enjoy technology and working with computers? Ever wanted to understand how all this technology in our daily lives communicates and how to secure it? Then why not pursue a professional career with endless opportunities? Make a Life.Changing. decision to study networks, computers, servers, routers and much, much more in our Computer Networks and Security program at Indian Hills Community College. With several computer labs set up with state-of-the-art equipment, you will receive hands-on training that focuses on maintaining computer systems and networks used in business and industry today!

 

What you will learn:
  • Hands-on server hardware installation, management and administration
  • Network installation and management
  • Practical computer and network security
  • Applied software and hardware troubleshooting
  • Hands-on Windows and Linux installation and administration
  • Network communications and security auditing
  • Implementation of technical documentation skills
  • Applied use of virtual machines (VMware, Hyper-V, VirtualBox)

 

Ready to take your education to the next level? Check out the Computer Networks and Security Program Details below to see how our program at Indian Hills Community College will help you get a Life.Changing. Career as a Network Administrator, Cyber Security Professional, or an IT Help Desk Technician!

 

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CONTACT US

Questions? Don’t stress. Just ask Andy, Nathan, or Barry!

Andy Alderson, Instructor, Computer Networks and Security
(641)-683-5111, ext. 1748 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 1748
Andy.Alderson@indianhills.edu

Nathan Tillotson, Instructor, Computer Networks and Security
(641)-683-5111, ext. 1747 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 1747
Nathan.Tillotson@indianhills.edu

Barry Houser, Instructor, Digital Forensics
(641)-683-5111, ext. 1740 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 1740
Barry.Houser@indianhills.edu 

Ray Ryon, Program Director, Information Technology
(641)-683-5111, ext. 1753 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 1753
Ray.Ryon@indianhills.edu