Desktop and Server Administrator

This continuing education certificate provides you with the skills necessary to implement, administer and troubleshoot a Microsoft domain based network. This includes setting up and configuring Windows-based client operating systems and managing Windows servers. The skills learned will make you competitive in today's job market with both small and large IT companies. The CompTIA and Microsoft certifications will help validate that an individual has the comprehensive set of skills necessary to perform a particular job, such as server administrator. Our courses teach students the skills needed to perform in that job role and to successfully complete required exams for certification. For further information, contact David Pfaehler at pfaehlerd@midlandstech.edu or call 803.691.3878. *To receive the discounted price of $9,999 for the full certificate program please call (803)732-0432 to register.

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A+ IT Technician

ID: CEDST-528

The perfect course for those who are or want to be entry-level computer service technicians. Learn to install, remove, upgrade, maintain, and troubleshoot computer hardware while building you own computer, to take home after class, from a kit provided. Prepare for the A+ exams 901 and 902.

  • Total Hours: 60.00
  • CEUs: 6.00
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Network+

ID: CENET-724

Acquire the fundamental skills and concepts that are used on the job in any type of networking career. You will be able to work with the major networking technologies and systems in use in modern PC-based computer networks as you also prepare for the Network+ certification exam.

  • Total Hours: 30.00
  • CEUs: 3.00
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Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012

ID: CEMCS-713

Learn to implement a core Windows Server 2012 infrastructure in an existing enterprise environment. This course is part one of a three-part series and focuses on the initial implementation and configuration of core services including Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), networking services, and Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 configuration.

  • Total Hours: 30.00
  • CEUs: 3.00
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Administering Windows Server 2012

ID: CEMCS-714

Learn to administer and maintain Windows Server 2012 infrastructure such as implementing server images, user and group management with active directory domain services (AD DS) and group policy, remote access and network policies, data security, monitoring, and update management.

  • Total Hours: 30.00
  • CEUs: 3.00
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Cloud+

ID: CEMCS-718

Learn about cloud concept and models, virtualization, infrastructure, resource management, security, and business continuity in the cloud. Acquire the knowledge and best practices required of IT practitioners working in cloud computing environments as you prepare for the Cloud+ CompTIA certification.

  • Total Hours: 30.00
  • CEUs: 3.00
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Security+

ID: CESEC-664

Theft and destruction of intellectual property takes place despite the presence of firewalls, encryption, and corporate edicts. Prepare to implement and monitor security on networks, applications, and operating systems, and respond to security breaches, as you also prepare for the Security+ exam.

  • Total Hours: 30.00
  • CEUs: 3.00
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