Microsoft Networking Support Technician

Pathway Certificate

Program Mission

The Microsoft Networking Support Technician certificate provides students with a quality education that motivates them to reach their full potential through up-to-date Windows desktop and Server administration course content, relevant lab experiences, and real-world work experience.

Program Descriptions

The Microsoft Networking Support Technician Pathway Certificate is designed to prepare students to analyze, design, implement, and support Windows desktop systems and Servers. Students will also develop the general problem-solving and troubleshooting skills necessary to obtain entry-level work, or continue towards their AAS in Computer Information Systems.

Program Outcomes

Students who successfully complete the Microsoft Networking Support Technician Pathway Certificate will:

  1. Provide traditional technical support to users in a Microsoft desktop and server environment
  2. Exhibit problem-solving and critical-thinking skills in an individual and/or team environment

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Step 1

Fill out our response form. This will alert us that you are interested in the CIS programs.

Step 2

If you are new to UCC (you've never taken a class), apply to UCC. Otherwise, you are done for now. You will be contacted about the next steps.

Career Considerations

Students completing the courses necessary to earn the Microsoft Networking Support Technician Support certificate will possess the skills needed to analyze, design, implement, and support computers running Windows desktops and Servers in a small- to medium-sized standalone or domain-based environment; and exhibit problem-solving and critical thinking skills in an individual and/or team environment.

Program Publications

Program Requirements

It is strongly recommended that Computer Science (CS) and Computer Information Systems (CIS) students have access to a personally-owned, 64-bit Windows laptop with at least 16 GB of RAM, 1-2 TB hard disk, and other standard laptop accessories. You can purchase a full version of Microsoft Office in the UCC campus store at a very low, discounted student price.

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Contact

Prospective students should contact an Enrollment Advisor to get started and then see a program advisor (below) to develop a more focused educational plan.

John Blackwood, MS - Contact
Associate Professor, CIS
Phone: 541-440-7686

Vince Yip, MS - Contact
Associate Professor, CIS
Phone: 541-440-7886

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