Prepare Yourself for a Brighter Tomorrow
According to the information Technology Association of American, 70% of all jobs will require skills in computer and network use in the 21st century.
J. F. Drake State Community and Technical College delivers training on Microsoft® networking technologies to our student community. The training helps prepare students for industry-recognized certification for system engineers by using authorized materials and curriculum designed for the Microsoft Certified Professional program. We focus primarily on these Microsoft products:
The audience for this training is those who wish to become network administrators and system managers. The courses teach students how to design, support, and integrate computing systems with Microsoft products. The courses also help students prepare for MCP exams. By passing these exams, students can earn an industry-recognized credential concerning technical proficiency with Microsoft products. To learn more about the value of the MCP program, contact our Microsoft Coordinator at Deloris.Smothers@drakestate.edu.
Through the AATP program, Drake delivers technical training on Microsoft technology that meets the employment demands of the Huntsville community and the global information technology marketplace.
Drake is accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education and our instructors are certified in the area in which they teach.
Our Microsoft-approved courses are delivered over the academic term usually in eight week mini-sessions.
For more information regarding Microsoft contact Deloris Smothers at Deloris.Smothers@drakestate.edu.
MCSE candidates in the Windows® 2000 track are required to pass five core exams and two elective exams.
*70-210: Installing, Configuring, and Administering Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Professional
*70-215: Installing, Configuring, and Administering Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Server
*70-216: Implementing and Administering a Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Network Infrastructure
*70-217: Implementing and Administering a Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Employee DirectoryServices Infrastructure
**70-219: Designing a Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Employee DirectoryServices Infrastructure
**70-220: Designing Security for a Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Network
**70-221: Designing a Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Network Infrastructure
**Exam 70-226: Designing Highly Available Web Solutions with Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Server Technologies
+Exam 70-081: Implementing and Supporting Microsoft® Exchange Server 5.5
+Exam 70-088: Implementing and Supporting Microsoft® Proxy Server 2.0
+Exam 70-029: Designing and Implementing Databases with Microsoft® SQL Server™ 7.0
Course Offerings Subject To Change
*Required Core Exams
**Choose one for 5th Core
+Electives (2 required)
Yes. We deliver certification exams to our students. Students get a discount on selected MCP exams when they are taken through an Authorized Academic Testing Center, including Drake. Contact our Testing Coordinator to schedule an exam.
Yes. We want students to learn about the hardware components of personal computers. The A+ Certification is a CompTIA-sponsored testing program that certifies the competency of entry-level (6 months experience) computer service technicians.
For more information regarding A+ email WFD@drakestate.edu or 256-551-3145.