Network Administrator has become a common job title across all career fields. The Network Administration and Security concentration provides students with a background in network administration for supporting users and computing in a networked environment. Coursework in network operating systems, server administration, routers, switches, security, and IP telephony are all embedded in the Network Administration and Security concentration.



Missoula College is proud to announce the creation of a scalable IT Tech Apprenticeship with a concentration in Network Administration and Cybersecurity!  This "earn while you learn" model provides industry-relevant, hands-on training that parallels the coursework you will complete at Missoula College.  Our employers are very generous to their apprentices and are committed to helping you succeed as a student and employee!


The Information Technology Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree program prepares students for entry-level technical support positions in the career field of Computing, Information Technology, and Cybersecurity. Students gain a well-rounded technical background with coursework in data modeling, networking, operating systems, PC hardware, security, coding, programming, and web technologies.  Soft skills involving business organization structure, customer service, problem-solving, and writing are emphasized. 


Students are offered two options in pursuing the AAS degree in Information Technology. The Programming and App Development option provides students with the skills and abilities for entering careers in the software development industry. The Network Administration and Security option provide students the skills and abilities for entry positions as system administrators and cybersecurity analysts.


Pre-Apprenticeship Opportunities

Interested in how your organization could benefit by developing a customized model with Missoula College's Apprenticeship Program to benefit your K12 students?  Contact Dylan Rogness to learn how you can connect.

Complete Program Information


Steve Stiff

IT/Cybersecurity Program Director


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