Program of Study

Course work includes development of a student’s ability to create, store, communicate, exchange and use information to solve technical issues related to information support and services, interactive media, network systems, programming and software development, information security and other emerging technologies based on the selected area of study.


Careers Available

Graduates should qualify for employment in entry-level positions with businesses, educational systems, and governmental agencies which rely on computer systems to design and manage information. The program will incorporate the competencies of industry-recognized certification exams. Employment opportunities may include Network Manager, Network Analyst, Information Security Officer, IT Specialist, IT Manager, IT Officer, Network Specialist, IT Analyst, Network Administrator, and Security Technician.

Recommended Courses and Skills

Computer experience and knowledge of commonly used software applications.

Helpful Personal Attributes

Good people skills, initiative and problem solving skills, self-starter, enjoy challenges.

Program Offerings

Program Credential Level Offered Code
IT-Network Management Associate in Applied Science NEW Day A25590NM
IT-Network Mgt Cisco Certified Network Assoc Certificate NEW Day, Evening, and Online C25590CC
IT-Network Mgt Cisco Security Fundamentals Certificate NEW Day, Evening, and Online C25590CS
IT-Network Mgt Network Fundamentals Certificate NEW Day, Evening, and Online C25590NF
IT-Network Mgt NOS Certified Microsoft & Linux Professional Certificate NEW Day, Evening, Online C25590ML

Program Contact

If you would like additional information about the IT-Network Management Program, contact James Brown, Program Coordinator, at 336.757.3461 or jbrown@forsythtech.edu.