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Computer Network Systems Technician Training

Demand Remains High for Information Technology Degree Graduates

If you want to combine your people skills with your love of computer technology, then this may be the program for you! Successful candidates problem-solve and evaluate network and system performance and should have the ability to communicate clearly with other administrators and co-workers.

Network and computer systems technicians and administrators are the backbone of a company’s successful intranet and local computer network system. Today’s companies rely heavily on network technicians to function smoothly in their daily operations.

Demand for these positions remains high and is expected to grow 28% faster than the average as employers invest in new technology and faster mobile networks.Click for more info

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Program Highlights

This program is available in:

Colorado Springs

  • Take advantage of hands-on IT training in a computer lab from a CompTIA Authorized Academy.
  • Receive entry level IT skills and training to become part of an IT problem-solving department - or work individually for a smaller business.
  • Complete courses aligned to industry-recognized certification objectives.
  • Receive personalized instruction from qualified instructors centered on your success.
  • Earn your Associate of Occupational Studies Degree designed to be completed in 18 months.
  • Prepare to sit for CompTIA, Microsoft and Cisco certification exams while also earning your degree.
Next Classes Start: Monday, Jan. 11   Call: 719-373-1690

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Meet a Member of Our IntelliTec Family: Program Supervisor Profiles

IntelliTec College Computer Network Systems Technician Program Supervisor
IntelliTec College Computer Network Systems Technician Program Supervisor

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By the year 2018 there will be 1.4 million job openings for so-called "computer specialists" - that's everyone from developers to database administrators - according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.Click for more info

Visit the Occupational Outlook Handbook 2012-13 Edition from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics at

Computer Network Systems Technician Career Projections

  • Employment of network and computer systems administrators is expected to grow 28 percent from 2010 to 2020, faster than the average for all occupations.
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  • More administrators with proper training will be needed to reinforce network and system security.
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  • More administrators will be required to manage the growing systems and networks found at hospitals and other healthcare institutions.
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  • In a newly released report titled "CompTIA's IT Industry Outlook 2013," the U.S. IT industry represents around 5 million jobs.
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  • The non-hardware-related job market is expected to grow faster than almost any other.
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Computer networks are critical in virtually every organization, and those who support them provide the necessary skills to sustain the 21st century business market.

Consider how you can contribute to this fast-growing industry with a position as:

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Join an industry where your hands-on technical skills can lead to a fulfilling job in ever-expanding career field.
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Computer Network Systems Technician Job Titles

  • Computer Systems Administrator
  • Network Technician
  • Help Desk Support Specialist
  • PC Support Technician
  • Information Technology Associate

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Your hands-on training at IntelliTec gives you the experience you need to start in the IT industry.
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Program Overview

The computer industry continues to demand educated IT personnel with marketable skills. Our program focuses on providing the needed training to get you working in this increasing career field.

  • Program - Computer and Network Systems Technician
  • Award – Associate of Occupational Studies Degree
  • LocationColorado Springs
  • Length – This program is designed to be completed in 18 months.
  • Next Start Date – Monday, Jan. 11

Learn Why IntelliTec's IT Graduates Can Have an Advantage

Our instructorss knowledge and comprehensive training provides you the unique opportunity to:

  • Complete a "Capstone" course where you will demonstrate proficiency in computing and networking systems and apply these skills to a final project.
  • Utilize certification preparatory software and technology research to prepare for employment.
  • Review learned skills necessary to pursue CompTIA and Microsoft certification.

Get Hands-on Skills Training

Take a look at the specialized career skills you will learn in your Computer and Network Systems Technician classes:

  • Build, upgrade, maintain, diagnose and troubleshoot PC hardware and software.
  • Design, implement, manage and implement network infrastructures.
  • Install, configure, administer and manage windows server 2008 systems.
  • Operate and administer computer systems running on Microsoft Windows and UNIX/ Linux platforms, including writing scripts in a shell environment.
  • Understand network security fundamentals; apply to network and computer systems.
  • Create and publish basic web pages; design basic web sites from scratch.

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Our Computer Network Systems Technician instructors share a passion for technology. Schedule a campus tour today to sit in on a class and talk to instructors.

We believe increasing your knowledge and skills as a Computer and Network System Technician will advance both your career and your life. Our comprehensive program will help you be prepared to sit for these professional IT certification exams:

Professional Information Technology Certification Exams

CompTIA Certifications

  • CompTIA A+ Certified Technician (A+ Essentials)
  • CompTIA A+ Certified Technician (Practical Application)
  • CompTIA Network+ Certified Professional
  • CompTIA Security+ Certified Professional

    Note: CompTIA certification exams are INCLUDED in the program cost.

Cisco Certification

  • Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician (CCENT)

Microsoft Certifications

  • Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
  • Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)

    Note: These exams may require some additional preparation outside of the program.
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We'd like to introduce you to our Computer Network Systems Technician Program Supervisor

Rick Butler

Program Supervisor
Computer Network Systems Technician

Colorado Springs Campus

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With over 22 years as a professional in the IT Industry, Rick brings more than just wide-ranging and extensive knowledge to the table, but the desire to grow students into thriving professionals in an industry rife with possibilities.

He believes if you truly want to succeed in the industry and learn the skills necessary to grow, then you will find a place at IntelliTec.

Get to know Rick...

  • What is it about this career field you enjoy so much? It's progressive; it continually changes with new things every day and the fact that professional growth is completely dependent on the individual's desire.
  • How would you describe your role as a program supervisor? I try to create an "unschool" school since our students do a tremendous amount of learning during their lab interactions. This practical ability allows them to see things and not feel stifled in their education. Also, I enjoy spending time mentoring students and talking with them so I really get to know who they are in and out of school.
  • If you had to share a single piece of advice for prospective students in your department, what would it be? Think about what you're learning as skills toward building your career rather than just grades toward your diploma. If you focus on what you're learning, the grades will come and furthermore, you'll be prepared for your future.
  • Furthermore, what life or career advice would you offer to students about to graduate? Finish what you start. Certify. Keep learning and keep your 18-month plan constantly updated. Know your goals and proceed through with the end in mind.
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IntelliTec College is an Authorized Academy for CompTIA   CompTIA Certifications: A+ Network+ Security+
NOTE: These entities are not accredited by ACCSC.
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