One or two years, 3 hours per day
In this IT Pathway course, you will explore the world of Information Technology, including learning basic terminology, skills, and concepts used in a wide variety of settings. Participate in hands-on activities by configuring and maintaining devices/software. Immerse yourself into projects related to authentic challenges and solutions found in current IT careers. Jumpstart your college and career goals by earning dual credits.
Dual Credit Offered: (Learn more about Dual Credit, including Enrollment information.)
Ivy Tech (1st year, up to 6 credits*)
• INFM 109 Informatics Fundamentals* (3 cr) • SDEV 120 Computing Logic* (3 cr)
Ivy Tech (2nd year, up to 6 credits*)
• ITSP 175 IT Customer Support and Helpdesk Software* (3 cr) • DBMS 110 Database Design & Mgmt* (3cr)
*Must meet Ivy Tech program-ready requirements
Courses are subject to change. Contact Instructor for most updated list.
Certifications Available: (Learn more about Certifications)
*see Graduation Pathways Eligible Industry Certifications
Courses & Certifications are subject to change. See instructor for most updated list.
College & Career Opportunities:
• Computer Networking • Cyber Security • Web Development • Coding • Computer Programmers • Web Developers
• Computer Hardware Engineers • Cyber Security Consultant
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Learn leadership skills, compete in events, earn scholarships, and much more!
$$$ Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/ooh/
Check out the IN CTE Career Guide and see the in-demand occupations in Indiana!
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Hall of Fame
I am a retired IT Professional, a former State Legislator an Army Veteran and the Instructor for our Information Technology Pathways program. The IT Pathways program teaches Coding, Cybersecurity, and Networking to students at JELCC. I earned my Computer Information Systems and Business Management degrees from Calumet College of St. Joseph. I have spent parts of four (4) decades working and teaching Information Technology related subjects to Corporate America, Non-Profits, Higher Ed and K12 over my career. Over the past decade, I have taught Information Technology related classes to high school, middle and elementary students as well as coaching Girls high school softball. I enjoy helping my students to learn the skills needed to provide a foundation for understanding technology over a lifetime and prepare our students with a foundation for furthering their academic and career opportunities in the workforce. When not working I love spending time with my family, listening to music, and traveling.