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2014-2015 Catalog 
    
2014-2015 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Information Systems - Network Administration, A.A.A.S.


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GRCC Program:


The Computer Information Systems program provides students with the courses needed to seek employment as local area network administrators and providers of some types of technical support; the program also prepares students for transfer into four-year baccalaureate degree programs in computer programming, leading to careers in programming, systems analysis (and development), consulting, and management in computer information systems.

The employment outlook for careers in this growing, dynamic, technologically rich field is likely to remain strong. Students seeking work immediately upon graduation from GRCC should expect to find employment in smaller organizations or in supporting roles of larger organizations. Students expecting long-term employment in programming and beyond should plan on a minimum of a four-year degree, with career opportunities thereafter dependent on job performance and perhaps additional education.

Strict adherence to the ethics of computer usage is expected of all Computer Applications students.

Network Administration


(Code 147)

This degree provides students with the courses needed to seek employment in the following areas: local area network (LAN) support, network administrator, telecommunications analyst. Students with advanced degrees may be employed as network engineers or systems/applications security managers.

Transfer Opportunities:


The Transfer Guide for many bachelor’s degree majors offered at Michigan colleges and universities is available at the Counseling and Career Center and online at www.grcc.edu.

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