Part of the Lorain County Community College and Lorain County JVS Career and College Advantage Program, the Cyber & Network Security program at Lorain County JVS prepares students for careers including: Security Specialist, Network Technician, Personal Computer Support Specialist, and more! 

College Credit Opportunities 

Students in Tech Prep classes or programs are better prepared for college, have fewer tuition expenses, and reduce the amount of time it takes to earn their college degree. Students can earn college credit through three options: Bi-Lateral Articulation Agreements (Tech Prep); Ohio Career Technical Transfer Credit (CTAG); and College Credit Plus (CCP).

If you complete both years of your College Tech Prep program, you could be eligible to earn the credits listed below:

Tech Prep Credit


CTAG Credit

  • CISS 125, Operating System Interfaces, 3 credits (CTIT011)
  • CISS 145, Local Area Networks, 3 credits (CTIT002)
  • CISS 161, Cisco CCNA Introduction to Networking, 3 credit (CTIT007)
  • CISS 162, Cisco CCNA Routing & Switching Essentials, 3 credits (CTIT008)
  • CISS 163, Sisco CCNA Scaling Network, 3 credits (CTIT009)
  • CISS 164, Cisco CCNA Connecting Network, 3 credits (CTIT010)
  • CISS 245, Network Integration & Management, 3 credits (CTIT013)
  • CMNW 141, Computer Diagnostic & Repair, 3 credits (CTIT006)

College Credit Plus Opportunities at Lorain County JVS

Students can choose to take College Credit Plus courses at either the Lorain County JVS; their home school; LCCC’s main campus and outreach centers; or online. To create your schedule, talk to your high school guidance counselor or schedule a meeting with your CCP adviser.

Apply Your Earned College Credits to Your Degree!

Through the Cyber and Network Security program at LCJVS, you were being prepared to enter a program at LCCC in a Computer and Information Technology pathway. Explore how your credits could apply into your pathway of interest!  

Learn how to obtain your credits at our Resources for Parents & Students page; as a reminder, credits are good for two years following high school graduation, so don’t delay!