The Future is Now
Technology skills are in demand—and no longer confined to a single industry. Are you ready to explore all the places IT skills can take you?
Which pathway is offered?
Networking Systems and Cybersecurity— Students in this pathway learn to make sure data can transfer securely, maintain software and hardware, analyze problems, and develop solutions. They may also learn how to handle the cyber threats of the future and enhance security for corporations and governments. The courses in this pathway can put students on track to careers in computer network architecture, computer network engineering, programming, system administration, cybersecurity, and more.
What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*
Computers are everywhere in our daily lives—and studying information technology (IT) has never been more lucrative. It's an industry that can be applied to others: point of sale systems in retail, data tracking in healthcare, account management in banking, and the list goes on. For teens looking to apply their interest in technology to a career path, Stride Career Prep's IT field might have just what they're looking for.
Some of the jobs include:
Network Support Specialist
Level 1 Security Analyst
Tech Support Specialist
Computer Systems Admin
*Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school.
What could my future look like in this career field?**
**Data is from Lightcast and is updated frequently.
Which industry-recognized, in-demand certifications and exams can my student prepare for?
Cisco Certified CyberOps Associate (200-201 CBROPS)