Information Technology: Network & User Support

Associate of Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.)
Students working in the lab

About this program

Sometimes technology fails to do its job. 这时,熟练的IT专业人员就会挺身而出,挽救局面. 在本课程中,您将学习网络,硬件和软件的来龙去脉. Flex your critical thinking skills. And put your analytical mindset to the test. With extensive hands-on training in specialized learning labs, you’ll leave ready to solve all types of technical challenges.  

As an Information Technology: Network & 用户支持专业的学生,你有资格攻读任何一个理学学士学位的双学位 Information Technology degrees or Building Automation Engineering Technology.

Next steps...

You're on your way to becoming a tomorrow maker.


Overall Placement

Industry-Driven Labs

Seamless Associate-to-Bachelor Degree Pathway


  • Network specialist
  • Network technician
  • Systems administrator

十大网赌平台推荐十大网赌软件推荐相信你的教育经历应该超越专业技能. Real-world ready 意味着采取更广泛的方法来培养沟通技巧, inspires collaboration, and encourages exploration of arts, history, and science.

专业化需要深入的知识和高水平的熟练程度. Students learn and apply major-specific concepts, skills, and methods.

  • Introduction to Programming (CIT160)
  • Networking I (EET145)
  • Introduction to Database (CIT180)
  • Programming II (CIT260)
  • Networking II (EET247)
  • Fundamentals of Information Security (CIT230)
  • Introduction to UNIX/Linux (CIT240)
  • Systems Administration (CIT273)
  • Principles of Management (MGT115)
  • Systems Programming (CIT241)
  • IT Service Management (CIT321)

透视图是观点,提供了多种理解、交互和分析的方式 influencing the world. 学生识别、解释和利用十大网赌软件推荐和教师使用的方法 研究、分析或理解问题并提供解决方案的专业人士.

  • Science Elective (SCI)
  • Core Arts Perspective (ARP) or
  • Core Applied Arts Perspective (AAP) or
  • Core Global & Cultural Diversity Perspective (CDP) or
  • Core Historical Perspective (HIP) or
  • Core Social Science Perspective (SSP)

基础是实践、智力和社交技能; communication, 协作,批判性和伦理思维,定量思维和技术素养 这对每个学生在每个教育阶段和每个人生阶段都是至关重要的.

  • Information, Technology & Society (CSC124)
  • English Composition I (ENL111)
  • Math Elective (MTH180 or Higher) (MTD)
  • Technical & Professional Communication (ENL201)
  • Fundamentals of Speech (SPC101)
  • Statistics for STEM Fields with Computer Applications (MTH161)


计算机科学更加理论化,对数学的要求也越来越高. Many tend to focus on programming or cutting-edge computing, like artificial intelligence and augmented reality.

IT is focused on supporting the user. It is more people-focused, 使计算工具易于访问,以满足个人和组织的需求, 以及创建计算工具和系统来满足用户的需求.

Virtual Tour

Information Technology

十大网赌软件推荐一窥未来的IT专业人员学习如何安装的实验室, configure, and maintain computing systems. Meet Dr. Sandra Gorka, Associate Professor of Computer Science. 看看从游戏和模拟空间到动手实验室到网络安全的一切, networking, database management, and Linux systems.

IT Labs

IT Labs

Apply theory to the real thing in our specialized IT labs. Here, 您将可以访问为网络设计的物理和虚拟实验室, IT security, operating systems, and gaming. Apply the principles of ethical hacking, intrusion detection, 以及物理和虚拟环境中的数字取证. Labs also allow students to create 3D models, investigate hypervisors, build networks from bare metal to full production, 并模拟大量应用程序和网络配置.

Maker Profiles
Tour Schedule

Seeing is believing.

Think Penn College might be a good fit for you? 制定参观计划,探索实践学习的真谛.

Feb 24

Undergraduate Open House

Saturday, February 24 8:30 AM - 3 PM

Apr 7

Undergraduate Open House

Sunday, April 7 8:30 AM - 3 PM

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Admissions Office


Your knowledge in practice

Internships are key for career preparation. 将你的知识应用到工作场所,了解行业的第一手资料.

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Student Life


Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)

Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)


Student Organizations at Penn College

Student Organizations at Penn College

Your college experience is about more than the classroom. Join one of 65+ clubs and organizations, or create your own.

Penn College News


在本学期的倒数第二个招聘日,约有24家雇主向求职学生提供了机会, 由就业服务中心安排,周二在卡尔建筑技术中心举行. Occupying perpendicular hallways of the BTC, 招聘人员与电气技术专业的未来制造者分享了他们的行业需求, electronics & computer engineering technology; engineering & industrial design technology, and information technology.


Penn College receives grant for cybersecurity education

Pennsylvania College of Technology is the recipient of a $140,792联邦拨款为中学教师提供免费网络安全教育. Awarded through the GenCyber program, 这笔拨款将于明年6月24日至28日在宾夕法尼亚主校区为25名5至12年级的教师举办为期一周的夏令营. 该项目的目标是通过激发中学生对该领域的兴趣,建立一支强大的网络安全队伍.


Penn College mechatronics student receives scholarship

一个致力于支持包装和加工教育的基金会奖励了一名5美元的学生,一名十大网赌软件推荐机电一体化专业的学生获得了5000美元的奖学金. Marissa R. Rupert, of Danville, 是北美六名获得包装与加工技术协会PMMI基金会PACK EXPO奖学金的学生之一吗.

Gain global experience
Study Abroad

Gain global experience

See the world via Williamsport. 把你的教育带到国外,获得在全球范围内了解你的行业的实践经验.

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More Information

学生必须修完“信息技术:技术支持技术重点”(那些标有“CIT”的课程)的所有必修专业课程, EET, and MTH) with a grade of 'C' or higher. Additionally, any course approved for use as Directed Network & 用户支持选修课也必须以“C”或以上的成绩完成.

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注册所有信息技术专业课程(CIT 160及以上)需要一台笔记本电脑. Laptop specifications

Uniforms and tools are available for purchase through The College Store and Penn State Computer Store .

替代学分是指通过完成传统大学课程以外的其他方式获得的学分, including: credit by exam, articulation, proof of competency gained in high school, work/life experience, and advanced placement.

Visit the Alternative Credit Options 页面的要求和程序,并通过大学先修学分的信息.

  • Mr. James R Ankers, CISSP, CISA, IT Specialist (INFOSEC), United States Navy
  • Mr. Daniel J Clarke, '07, Senior Solutions Architect, Arraya Solutions
  • Dr. Todd W Griffith, Chief Technology Officer, Discovery Machine Corporation
  • Mr. Brandon J Howe, '01, Sr. IT Analyst, Anadarko Petroleum Corp.
  • Dr. Karl M Kapp, Assistant Director, Institute for Interactive Technologies, Bloomsburg University
  • Dr. Krish Pillai, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Lock Haven University
  • Mr. Mark J Watson, '85, Administrative Director, Corporate Information Technology, Susquehanna Health