IT Support Specialist
Do you enjoy working with technology and computers? Do you dream about finding a job where you could use your computer skills? Do people often ask you for help when they are experiencing problems with their computers or networks? If so, you should get IT Support training.
McCann School of Business & Technology offers an IT Support Specialist program that you can finish in as little as 18 months. Upon completion of the program, you’ll have earned an Associate in Specialized Technology Degree in IT Support Specialist, qualifying you for a variety of exciting careers.
If you live in Allentown, PA or the surrounding areas of Bethlehem, Philadelphia, Wyomissing, and Breinigsville, McCann can help you get the education you need to get started in a career in the growing field of technology.
As a student, you will become familiar with complex computer network systems and how they work in business and nonprofit organizations. Our externship course will provide you with vital hands-on training in a real-life work environment.
The program emphasizes hands-on experience with currently popular business programs and encourages students to sit for various certification examinations available in systems administration. Here are a few of the IT Support courses you’ll take at McCann:
To learn more about the IT Support courses we offer at McCann, download our Course Catalog.
As the Internet continues to grow and expand, so do the many security risks that can affect businesses. IT Support Specialists are in demand and their field will continue to grow as technology evolves. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, by 2026 jobs for IT Support Specialists will grow 6%*.
With an Associate in Specialized Technology Degree in IT Support Specialist, you’ll be qualified for several types of jobs, like the following:
Network and Computer Systems Administrator
Network and Computer Systems Administrators ensure that an organization's computer network runs smoothly. They are responsible for troubleshooting problems and monitor networks to detect malware and other cyber attacks.
At McCann, we know how important it is for you to get the right qualifications for your future career, and we’ll help you get there. To learn more about how you can start our IT Support Specialist program, call us at 866.865.8065 or click here to request more information.*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Network and Computer Systems Administrators, on the Internet at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/network-and-computer-systems-administrators.htm