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IT Technician Academy

This certificate provides students with a broad and general overview of IT. Courses within this academy align with the following certifications:

  • CompTIA A
  • CompTIA Network+
  • CompTIA Security+
  • CompTIA Linux+
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Year 1 Student 2020-2021

Year 1 Student 2020-2021
Dates Course Title Credits Times Days
September - November, 2020 INFO 1000 Workplace Skills for IT Professionals 4.5 1:00 - 3:00 M
INFO 1002 Introduction to Information Technology 4.5 1:00 - 3:00 T
December, 2020 - February, 2021 INFO 1111 Linux Operating Systems, I 4.5 1:00 - 3:00 M
INFO 1023 Networking Essentials, I 4.5 1:00 - 3:00 T
March - May, 2021 INFO 1121 Linux Operating Systems, II 4.5 1:00 - 3:00 M
INFO 2023 Networking Essentials, II 4.5 1:00 - 3:00 T

Year 2 Student 2020-2021

Year 2 Student 2021-2022(students who took 1st year in 2020)
Dates Course Title Credits Times Days
September - November, 2021 INFO 1105 IT Essentials PC Repair, I 4.5 1:00 - 3:00 M, W
INFO 2805 Network & Info. Security Basics 4.5 1:00 - 3:00 T, TH
December, 2021 - February, 2022 INFO 1125 IT Essentials PC Repair, II 4.5 1:00 - 3:00 M, W
INFO 2806 Network Attacks, Intrusions
and Penetration Testing
4.5 1:00 - 3:00 T, TH
March - May, 2022 INFO 2808 Boundary Protection 4.5 1:00 - 3:00 T
INFO 1009 Introduction to Cloud Computing 4.5 1:00 - 3:00 W

All students must have a basic knowledge of computer technology. All classes are Hybrid format. MCC’s credit online, hybrid and web-enhanced courses are delivered via a Learning Management System called Blackboard. Blackboard is a website that provides a user-friendly way for teachers to place course materials, interactive and/or collaborative activities, and assessments online. Students have an intuitive way to interact with the course materials and with other students. With Blackboard, students can upload files to submit assignments, post messages to forums, take tests and more. Students can check their progress and grades at any time during the course.