IT Fast Track - Short Term Technical Certificate

IT Fast Track

Short-Term Technical Certificate - Curriculum Code 6005

The Short Term Technical Certificate along with NCIS 249 Network+ and Microsoft Certified Technical Specialist training in non-credit, continuing education provides the certificate holder a foundation in IT Support. The certificate plus aforementioned non-credit courses demonstrates that the student has developed an understanding of basic hardware, software, operating systems and networking. Students who have completed the certicate can apply coursework toward various LCCC associates degrees. Successful completion of the certificate and non-credit coursework will assist in the preparation to take A+, Network+ and Microsoft Certified Technical Specialist certifications.  Contact Business Division Continuing Education for admission into the program.  Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

Required Courses
CISS 121 Microcomputer Applications I  3
CISS 125 Operating Systems Interfaces >  3
CISS 145 Local Area Networks 4
CMNW 101  A+ Certification Preparation I 4
CMNW 201 A+ Certification Preparation II >  4
SDEV 101 College 101 ^ 1
SDEV 104 Job Search Strategies 1
     

Total Credit Hours: 20

1. > Indicates that this course has a prerequisite.

2. ^ A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 more credit hours.

 

Established    February 2013
Effective        August 2013

Announcements

Exterior Campus Lighting Project

Work will begin Monday morning on replacing the light fixtures on the west loop road (main road in front of the College. Workers will be installing  new fixtures from the north and south ends concurrently. The road will be partially blocked in order to do the work.
 
Please be very careful and slow down.

15 to Finish: Add a Late-Start Class Today

Take at least 15 credit hours per semester and you'll be closer to graduation and closer to your career. There’s still time to add a class to your schedule. Late-start courses begin Feb. 23 and March 23.
   
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MyTuition Guarantee

LCCC students now have the opportunity to participate in the MyTuition Guarantee. This new program holds tuition and fee rates for students registering in fall 2014 and spring 2015 for up to three years or until the completion of a degree, whichever comes first.
  
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MyUniversity

Students can save up to 80 percent on the cost of a traditional college degree. Learn more at www.lorainccc.edu/myuniversity.

Dean's List

Congratulations to the hardworking students who were named to the Dean’s List for fall 2014.  If you think you made the Dean’s List for fall semester, check your LCCC email account for an official confirmation from LCCC. See the full list of students named to the Dean’s List at www.lorainccc.edu/deanslist.

Earn College Credit For Work and Life Experience

Attend an information session for Prior Learning Assessment and find out about the methods used to help you earn college credit for what you have learned through work and life experiences.
 
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Financial Aid Filing Fairs

LCCC will offer free help for anyone filing a FAFSA form - regardless of the college they plan to attend - at a series of Financial Aid Filing Fairs held in February and March. Click here for details and to register online.

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Softball Team Tryouts

The LCCC Softball Team will host tryouts from noon to 1 p.m., February 21 and 22 in the Ewing Center Field House. Learn More.

MBA Program Begins in Fall 2015

Beginning in fall 2015, Youngstown State University’s Williamson College of Business Administration will offer a master’s of business administration degree through the University Partnership. Learn more.