Sampson Community College
Information Tech. & Security
This site is dedicated to bringing you all the latest information, files, podcasts, videos, etc… you need to succeed in your SCC Technology courses. Here you will find information for nearly every course we offer in the Department of Information Technology and Security.
We are devoted to teaching our students all we can about technology and IT security. We currently offer 2 Associate of Applied Science degree programs (Computer Information Technology and Information Systems Security), as well as 3 Certificate programs (Network Technology, Network Security, and PC Repair). Both degree plans are designed so that a student completing one can complete both with minimal extra courses.
Computer Information Technology
The CIT curriculum is designed to prepare graduates for employment with organizations that use computers to process, manage, and communicate information. This is a flexible curriculum that can be customized to meet community information system needs. Coursework will develop a student’s ability to communicate complex technical issues related to computer hardware, software, and networks in a manner that computer users can understand. Classes cover computer operations and terminology, operating systems, databases, networking, security, and technical support. Graduates should quality for employment in entry-level positions with businesses, educational systems, and governmental agencies which rely on computer systems to manage information. Graduates should be prepared to sit for industry-recognized certification exams.
–AAS Degree – Computer Information Technology–
–Certificate in PC Repair Technology–
Information Systems Security
Information Systems Security covers a broad expanse of technology concepts. This curriculum provides individuals with the skills required to implement effective and comprehensive information security controls. Course work includes networking technologies, operating systems administration, information policy, intrusion detection, security administration, and industry best practices to protect data communications. Graduates should be prepared for employment as security administrators. Additionally, they will acquire skills that allow them to pursue security certifications.
–AAS Degree – Information Systems Security–
–Certificate in Networking Technology–
–Certificate in Network Security–