Build Your Career in Tech
The Computer Information Technology Systems Administration & Security (CIT-SAS) program
is designed for those who want to provide technical assistance for computer systems
and users. It can lead to entry-level positions like computer support specialist,
help-desk technician, network and computer systems administrator, and computer security
Apply NowRequest Info
top IndustrY Certifications
The CIT-SAS curriculum provides a broad understanding of core business functions,
in addition to specific skills required for industry certifications like CompTIA,
A+, Network+, Linux+, Security+, and Microsoft’s MCITP or MCTS certifications. Students
must pass the CompTIA’s A+ certification and two other industry certifications (choosing
from MCITP, Network+, Linux+, Security+, CNA, or CCNA) to graduate from the CIT-SAS
program. Additional certifications are encouraged.
Ferris CIT students are able to apply the academic concepts they’ve learned through
required internships, which help students be more marketable. Real-world experience
through internships is yet another edge Ferris students have over other graduates
in the job market. Because students learn both theory and application, Ferris is recognized
nationwide for its professional graduates who know how to get the job done even before
they begin working. Explore your opportunities on our internships page.
The Computer Information Technology program is accredited by the Accreditation Council
for Business Schools and Programs. ACBSP is a leading specialized accreditation association
for business education supporting, celebrating, and rewarding teaching excellence.