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Adult Division: 330-729-4100

High School: 330-729-4000

STEM+ME2: 330-729-4000 Ext.1207

Curriculum Highlights

Networking and Cybersecurity

Program Description

Students in this program will learn how to install, repair, and troubleshoot computer hardware and software systems. They will perform preventative maintenance practices and learn techniques for maintaining computer hardware security. Communication skills and professionalism in troubleshooting situations will be emphasized. Students will install a variety of operating systems manually and using remote assistance. They will learn to configure, modify, and troubleshoot operating systems.

In the final two courses of this program, networking and cybersecurity, students will learn about the OSI model, network topologies, and cabling. Knowledge and skills relating to the operation and usage of network protocols will be developed. A large emphasis will be placed on the growing field of cybersecurity. Students will learn to secure network communications, computer hardware, and network software.

Students in this program will learn:

  • Information Security
  • Desktop Virtualization
  • System Security
  • Operating System History
  • Design Simple Networks
  • Selecting Physical Devices
  • Configure Equipment
  • Network Protocols
  • Network Security Theory
  • Cryptography
  • Security Architecture
  • Firewalls
  • VPNs
  • IP Security
  • Methods of Protection
  • System Networking
  • Software Support
College Connection

Higher Education Options

Coming Soon

Articulation Agreements with the following institutions:

  • Coming Soon
Career Resources

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Career Options

Students who have completed this program are prepared for careers as:

  • Coming Soon

Industry Credentials

For all iCONS Academy students:

  • CPR/First Aid (1 credit)

  • OSHA 10 (1 credit)

  • **ELA 1 and 2, Stark State CCP

  • **Calculus, Younstown State/Stark State CCP

  • **Statistics and College Algebra 1- YSU CCP

  • **Other electives are available for CCP as requested/student need

For Networking and Cybersecurity Students:

  • CompTIA A+ (6 credits)

  • CompTIA Network + (6 credits)

  • IC3 (2)

College Credit Plus (CCP)
**ACT - Feb Test for any juniors taking semester 1 junior year (YSU)
Stark Spring Acculplacer during 10th grade year

Industry Organization

Business Professionals of AmericaBusiness Professionals of America (BPA)

Mahoning County Career & Technical Center

7300 North Palmyra Rd., Canfield, OH 44406 • High School - 330-729-4000 • Adult Division - 330-729-4100

The MCCTC offers a group of passionate professionals ready to help you begin your career. Since 1972, MCCTC has provided thousands of students with the education to lead a successful career and life. Once enrolled in one of our diverse programs, your options and potential are limitless.

The Mahoning County Career and Technical Center offers adults an opportunity to start or advance in a career. MCCTC Adult Career Center offers Industry Credential Programs, professional development classes and other courses to put you on the right track.

Governing Board Members

  • Attorney Kathi McNabb-Welsh, President
  • Michael Stanko, Vice President
  • Attorney David Engler, Board Member
  • Mr. Richard S. Scarsella, Board Member
  • Ms. Beth Donofrio, Board Member
  • Mr. Ronald Shives, Board Member
  • Mrs. Marie Dockry, Board Member

Additional Board Information

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