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Robert Gasparik


Corporate and Continuing Education-Computer and Information Technology


Office: 803.732.5217
Email: gasparikr@midlandstech.edu


  • A+ IT Technician (CEDST-528)
  • Security+ (CESEC-664)
  • Network + (CENET-747)
  • Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) (CESEC-683)
  • Linux+ (CENET-746)
  • Cloud+ (CEMCS-718)
  • Business Math (CEFIN-512)


Rob Gasparik, faculty member, teaches Information Technology classes for the Corporate and Continuing Education division of MTC. Robert holds several technology certifications, including the CCIE, Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert. The CCIE certification is accepted worldwide as the most prestigious networking certification in the industry. According to Cisco, CCIE certification holders represent less than 3% of all Cisco professionals and less than 1% of the networking professionals worldwide.
Having more than 25 years of IT and IT leadership experience in various organizations allows Rob to bring a valuable perspective to classroom instruction. He believes in creating a positive and non-judgmental atmosphere and building on the experiences and wisdom that adult students bring to the classroom.


  • Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
  • Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
  • Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
  • CompTIA Security+
  • CompTIA Network+
  • CompTIA A+
  • CompTIA Cloud+
  • CompTIA CyberSecurity Analyst+
  • CompTIA IT Fundamentals
  • CompTIA Linux+
  • CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner+
  • CompTIA PenTest+
  • CompTIA Server+
  • Linux Server Professional (LPIC-1)


  • Bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University
  • Master’s in Business Administration (MBA), John Carroll University
  • Master's in Science in Mathematics (MS), Emporia State University