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If you’re interested in joining the fast-paced IT and Cybersecurity industry, learn more about Valley’s IT & Security Administration program

8-Month* Online IT & Security Administration Program

Cyber and network security has become a critical component of any modern business. IT & Security Administration professionals are responsible for identifying and removing cyber threats, inspecting hardware, software, and networks for weaknesses, and determining how to best protect company data.

If you’re an analytical, detail-oriented person and are interested in pursuing a professional IT career (without spending years in school), becoming an IT & Security Administration professional could be a great fit. Valley College’s online IT & Security Administration program will provide you with the skills and training it takes to pursue a rewarding IT career from the comfort of your own home.

  • Jul 8thIT & Security Administration: Valley College - Beckley, WV Campus 120 New River Town Center, Suite C Beckley WV United States 25801 The 8-month* online IT & Security Administration program will provide you with the skills and training you need to be fully prepared for a professional career in the IT or Cybersecurity industry. College

The best way to see if Valley College is the right fit for you is to contact an Admissions Representative. Get more information on the IT & Security Administration program, career prospects, and financial aid options so that you can make an informed decision about your future. Get more info today.

Become a Skilled IT & Security Administration Professional

The IT & Security Administration Diploma program is designed to equip you with the skills to create, administer and secure various types of computers, technological devices, and networks. You will learn to analyze and evaluate the essential components of various types of hardware, devices, systems and supporting hardware.

You will learn:

  • Information Security
  • Digital Forensics
  • Database Management
  • Intro to Cyber Crime & Homeland Security
  • Cyber Law
  • Intro to Scripting

This program will also provide instruction in Information Security, Secure Wireless Networking, Security Countermeasures, and Systems Analysis and Design. Further, you will learn how to synthesize networking design with security protocols and procedures and will also be introduced to a series of concepts to proactively and reactively respond to internal and external hacking activities.

Program prerequisites apply, contact an Admissions Representative for more information.

Is a Career in IT & Security Administration Right for You? Take the Valley College “IT & Security Administration Career Training Readiness Quiz”

This fun, online quiz takes 3-minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for. Get Your Career Training Readiness score now.

When I started at Valley I was barely getting on by government assistance. It was a difficult 9 months, but with the encouragement of a fabulous staff, I persevered. The students have become like a family and my time spent at Valley College will always be treasured. I graduated on a Thursday and got hired on a Friday. My life is so much better now. I have a full time job with a plethora of benefits. Valley College gave me the knowledge and tools needed to better my life for me and my family.

Lelia U., Valley Graduate

Career Opportunities

As a graduate of this program, you will be prepared for a variety of entry-level positions in the Information Technology and Cybersecurity industry ranging from IT positions to Help Desk to Security Specialist, and Systems Analysis and Design.

Nationally Recognized Certification

Students in the IT & Security Administration program also have the opportunity to become nationally certified. This program includes training material to prepare you for the CompTIA Network+ certification, the exam for which you can study and take upon completion of your program. Professional certifications can increase your employment opportunities, and put you a step ahead of other job applicants who may not be certified.

Online Training Suited for Your Schedule

The IT & Security Administration program is offered entirely online. You will get the technical skills and practical industry knowledge it takes to pursue a rewarding career, in a convenient and flexible format that fits your life.

You may be training on your own schedule, but you are far from alone. Dedicated instructors will provide you with the personalized instruction you need to be successful, as well as an Online Student Success Coach who will provide ongoing student services throughout your IT & Security Administration training.

  • No Commute – save time & money by not having to travel to campus
  • Get Your Own Schedule – training to fit your life
  • Learn at Your Own Pace – schooling to fit your learning style

Building Your Career as an IT & Security Administration Professional

In addition to gaining the practical skills required to become an IT & Security Administration professional, you’ll also receive career development guidance so you can make the most of your training and feel fully prepared to make the transition from student to working professional.

Is a Rewarding Career in IT & Security Administration Right for You? Get More Info…

If you’re interested in learning more about careers in IT & Security Administration and exploring whether Valley College is right for you, fill out the form on this page to receive more information.

For immediate questions, call:

Beckley: 304-362-6929
Cleveland: 216-453-8201
Martinsburg: 304-451-3172
Fairlawn: 330-997-8900

Valley College online programs are administered through the Martinsburg campus.
Online programs at Valley College are currently not available to students from California.

*Program length when completed in normal time.