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Information Technology

6 Programs Available

Train for One of the Most In-Demand Careers

The flow and security of information within a company is critical to its success. This is why IT professionals are some of the most sought-after workers in the marketplace. Start training for your IT career now.

Applied Cybersecurity

Program Length: 750 hours/approx. 7 months (full-time)

You will be taught skills to protect computers from hackers, secure wireless networks, protect computers from malware and identify security threats. Students will also learn how to secure residential and business computers, and fill the demand at public and private companies to address Internet security concerns in today’s world.

Students will prepare for the CompTIA Security+ and CompTIA CySA+ nationally
recognized cyber security industry certifications.

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Applied Information Technology

Program Length: 600 hours/approx. 6 months (full-time)

This program prepares students for a variety of careers in the IT area.  The content includes, but is not limited to, computer application skills including computer hardware, software applications, systems support and maintenance, and network concepts. After successfully completing this program the student will be able to perform computer support services tasks and be prepared to enter a specialized Information Technology career cluster program at an advanced, accelerated level.

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Game/Simulation/Animation Programming

Program Length: 600 hours/approx. 6 months (full-time)

Learn programming fundamentals, game design, set design, animation, and game engine development, as well as how to make games and simulations that are dynamic using FLASH CS5, Game Maker and Unity3D.

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Network Support Services

Program Length: 1050 hours/approx. 10 months (full-time)

The program prepares students to create, monitor, and maintain computer networks and operate computers and peripheral equipment. Activities include building and maintaining computers, installing operating systems, configuring routers and switches, and demonstrating mastery through culminating case studies.

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Web Development

Program Length: 1050 hours/approx. 10 months (full-time)

Web Development offers a broad foundation of knowledge and skills to prepare students to design, code, and publish websites that can work with mobile technology, tablets, and desktop formats. After successfully completing this program, the student will be able to perform advanced web design techniques.

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Industry Certification & State Credential Exams

Industry certifications make you more employable. You will be prepared to take an approved state and/or nationally recognized industry certification or licensure exam in your field of study.

College Credit Transfer Opportunity and/or Advanced Credit

Upon completion of the program and meeting eligibility requirements, including the attainment of an aligned industry credential, students may be awarded credits toward an Associate Degree by Broward College or the Florida College System. Students must enroll in Broward College within 2 years of completing their program at McFatter Technical College. Additional college credit may be awarded with the attainment of additional industry credentials.