Computer Network Support Spc

The Computer Network Support Specialist is a Certificate Program designed to prepare students for entry level employment in the IT field. Technical knowledge of computers in the areas of service and repair, networking and security have become a necessity for IT employment. This program is designed to teach the topic at a level of detail so that the serious IT student will not only learn and understand the topic but will also be prepared to take industry recognized exams if they choose to do so. The certification exams are optional and not included in the program.

The Computer Network Support Specialist will provide a student with the computer skills necessary to support an enterprise at the computer component and network levels. The program begins with the IT Fundamentals course, an IT entry level course, and progresses through IT Technical Support & Operations, Computer Networking and Network Security.

  1. Prerequisites:

    Students eligible for admission to HyperLearning Technologies are 18 years of age or over and have a high school diploma or GED. Prerequisites for the program include a foundation in computers and software applications including the Windows desktop, word processing, spreadsheets, database, Internet, and e-mail. Students must exhibit a strong desire to be successful in their studies and to become proficient with IT technologies. For students who are deficient, Microsoft MTA course(s) and specialty Microsoft Certified Office Specialist programs are recommended as prerequisites. These courses are available at HyperLearning Technologies as certificate courses.

  2. Objectives:

    The Computer Network Support Specialist Program will provide students with the skills that employers seek in new hires for Enterprise Help Desk and Enterprise Support positions and increasingly require from their existing service desk employees. Completion of the Computer Network Support Specialist Certificate program will demonstrate a high level of industry-recognized knowledge and expertise in supporting Enterprise level client support operations. This Computer Network Support Specialist Program and related certifications will set HyperLearning graduates apart from diploma/degree-only graduates and will increase opportunities for employment in the IT field.

  3. Admissions:

    Students are eligible for admission to HyperLearning Technologies if over 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED. Prerequisites for the Computer Network Support Specialist Certificate program includes a foundation in computers and software applications including the Windows desktop, word processing, spreadsheets, database, Internet, and e-mail. For students who are deficient or feel a refresher is necessary, the CompTIA Strata IT Fundamentals program and specialty Microsoft Certified Office Specialist certifications are recommended as prerequisites. These courses are available at HyperLearning Technologies as certification programs.

    Download the Registration Form from our web site and fax it to (757) 495-3725 or email it to HyperLearning Technologies - info@hyperlearn.com

    Please Note:
    HyperLearning, as Post secondary Institution, is evaluated on program completion and graduate employment rates of their students and graduates. Accordingly, HyperLearning Technologies reserves the right to evaluate students and to refuse admission to applicants.

  4. Transfer Policy:

    Courses completed at other institutions may be transferred depending upon the course and program. To transfer courses, a transcript from an accredited institution with a grade of 'C' or better and/or current technical certification from a certifying body awarded by an Authorized Training Center must be submitted for evaluation.

    A transfer application fee of $25.00 per course is required. The transfer application fee will be refunded if the transfer is denied.

  5. Certificate Completion Requirements:

    Grades will be awarded based upon classroom performance based grading. A performance grade will be awarded based upon attendance, class participation, lab exercises and quizzes/tests. The student must have a cumulative grade point average of C, 75%, or above. For the Admissions procedure and Transfer Policy please see the appropriate sections In Course Catalog.

Pricing:

Tuition: Materials: Exam Fees
(Optional)
Total Program Cost
$5,341 $1,059 $1,139 $7,539
COURSE NO. COURSE NAME CONTACT HRS
Core Certification Courses
IT 169 IT Fundamentals 26 Contact Hrs
IT 170 Computer Service & Repair 67 Contact Hrs
IT 173 Computer Networking 41 Contact Hrs
IT 200 Computer & Network Security 41 Contact Hrs
Total Hours 175

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