Graduates are prepared for positions in the areas of (1) Client and Server Management, Administration, and Technical Support, (2) IT Project Management Associate, (3) Information Security Analyst, and (4) Network/Systems Administrator and Support Specialist. For further information regarding the Portfolio program, please contact WEStraining@nu.edu.
Program Learning Outcomes
- Demonstrate the ability to set up a networking environment with proper user authentication to preserve user privacy and confidentiality.
- Demonstrate the ability to plan an integrated information technology system that involves applications to satisfy specific business needs and processes.
- Design, implement, manage and administer a secured network environment.
- Design, develop, administer, and support a relational database management system.
- Evaluate best practices in information technology management and security to enhance business processes.
- Describe ethical, professional, and legal challenges that confront an IT professional.
- Develop written documentation and presentations, individually and in collaborative environments, that provide solutions to information technology management challenges.
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