TO PREPARE INDIVIDUALS TO SUCCEED IN TODAY’S FAST-PACED, COMPETITIVE WORLD OF WORK.
Students learn to install, configure and troubleshoot software and hardware on networks, desktop and mobile devices, manage various network protocols on both Local Area Networks and Wide Area Networks, and to configure and maintain servers, routers and switches. Cybersecurity curriculum is designed to provide a solid theoretical understanding of challenges, tools and techniques, and to develop the foundations of a skill set that can be applied to network environments such as Enterprise IT, Industrial/ Utility, Medical Network and Data Security.
CAREERS AVAILABLE IN THE INDUSTRY:
• Educational entities
• Oil and gas
• Computer repair & IT support
Melissa Hula has been a Business and Information Technology instructor at Autry Technology Center since 1983. She has a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree from Oklahoma State University. Mrs. Hula is a National Board Certified Teacher. She has industry certifications in A+, Microsoft Certified Professional and Microsoft Technology Associate. In 2013, Mrs. Hula was selected as Oklahoma’s Business Education Teacher of the Year. She joins the others instructors in the department as a sponsor of the student organization Business Professionals of America.
Barbara Leathers has been a Business and Information Technology instructor at Autry Technology Center since 1983. She has a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree from Oklahoma State University. Ms. Leathers has industry certifications in CCNA, Network+, Microsoft Certified Professional and Microsoft Technology Associate. She is a National Board Certified Teacher. In 2000, Ms. Leathers was selected as Oklahoma’s Business Education Teacher of the Year. She is also a sponsor of the student organization Business and Professionals of America.
LICENSURE / CERTIFICATIONS:
• Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician (CCENT)
• Cisco Certified Entry Network Associate (CCNA)
• Installing and Configuring Windows Server
• Administering Windows Server
• MTA-Windows Operating System Fundamentals
• MTA-Windows Server Fundamentals
• MTA-Database Fundamentals
• MTA-Networking Fundamentals • MTA-Security Fundamentals
• Routing and Switching – ICND2