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IT professionals are the engines for technology-driven businesses. Choose from varied career paths, and solve difficult challenges.

Information Technology Programs

NOVA's Information Technology programs are the first step toward a rewarding career working with computers. Find your niche in Application Programming, Database Management, Support, Network Engineering, or Web Development, and put your brain power to work.

This curriculum is designed for those who seek employment in the field of cloud computing, for those who are presently in that field and who desire to increase their knowledge and update their skills, and for those who must augment their abilities in other fields with knowledge and skills in cloud computing.

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This curriculum is designed for those who seek employment in the field of Cybersecurity (information assurance), for those who are presently in IT or a security field and who desire to increase their knowledge and update their skills, and for those who must augment their abilities in other fields with knowledge and skills in information security. The curriculum is mapped to the National Security Agency (NSA)/Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Knowledge Units, necessary for NOVA’s designation as a Center of Academic Excellence.

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This curriculum is designed to provide students with skills that support the newest capabilities and advances in database technology. These new features in database technology enable databases to increase in scale and provide higher security and greater reliability. This program focuses on training database technologists who can provide these advantages to their employers and stay on the leading edge of database technology. Upon completion, graduates are prepared to study for some of the exams for the Oracle Database Administrator Certified Associate.

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This curriculum is designed for persons who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a baccalaureate degree program in information technology.

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This curriculum is designed for those who seek employment in the field of information technology, for those who are presently in that field and who wish to increase their knowledge and update their skills, and for those who must augment their abilities in other fields with knowledge and skills in information technology.

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This program is designed for individuals seeking employment in a technical support center and for those persons employed who wish to update their skills in the help desk field. This curriculum will prepare students for employment as help desk specialists/technicians, desktop support specialists, and technical support specialists. Upon completion, graduates are prepared to study for the A+ Software, A+ Hardware, Network+, Security+ and AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exams.

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Our curriculums can provide students with a broad background or a targeted area in networking technologies, administration, and support. Each program provides course material to prepare for industry certifications like Security+, Linux+, Network+ and CISCO Certified Networking Associate. The program selected determines the certification material that students are exposed to.

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These curriculums present multiple pathways for students to explore web and application programming, design and development. Either by preparing students to design and implement traditional/legacy stand-alone and client-server applications or for employment as a junior mobile application developer or with the aesthetic, technical, and management knowledge required to create and manage well-designed and well-organized websites, one of these programs will fit your needs.

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