Where can an Associates degree in Computer Information Systems (Networking) take you?
- Network Administrator
- Information Technology (IT) Manager
- System Administrator
- Web Developer
What does a Network & Computer System Administrator do?
- Install, configure and support an organization's local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and Internet systems or a segment of network system
- Monitor and test website performance to ensure websites operate correctly and without interruption
- Monitor network to ensure network availability to all system users and may perform necessary maintenance to support network availability
- Assist in network modeling, analysis, planning and coordination between network and data communications hardware and software
Employment of network and computer systems administrators is projected to grow 12 percent from 2012 to 2022, about as fast at the average for all occupations. Demand for information technology workers is high and should continue to grow as firms invest in newer, faster technology and mobile networks.
In Massachusetts, Network and Computer system administrators earn a median wage of $53,000 - $120,300 per year.