Speeding on the Information Superhighway

The world depends on computer networks to keeps lines of communications flowing for individuals, schools, and businesses. Specialists who can set-up and maintain network systems are indispensable. 

Career Earnings Outlook

PPCC Computer Networking graduates may earn on average $67,510 a year.

In Colorado, there are entry-level job opportunities for this fast-growing career field.

Common careers pursued by PPCC graduates are:

  •  Local Area Network Administrator (LAN Administrator)

  • Network Administrator

  • Systems Administrator

Continuing Your Studies After PPCC

Students that pursue degrees beyond PPCC, may also consider advanced careers in fields such as:

Career Summary Report

Professional Networking

There are numerous professional organizations that represent the computer networking industry in which students may find more information regarding accounting careers and professional support.

Network Professional Association - A collection of publications, industry statistics, and general information related to computer networking. 

Association for Women in Computing - An organization dedicated to promoting the advancement of women in computing professions

Association of Information Technology Professionals - A leading worldwide society of professionals in information technology. 

Employment Resources

Finding work in your field (or any field) can be challenging for anyone. Here are some resources that you can use to find a career that suits you and build a resume to win a job.

Pikes Peak Workforce Center Website - A comprehensive resource that offers job search assistance, resume preparation, and other career-related services for job seekers in the Pikes Peak region. 

Robert Half Research and Insights - A widely respected human resources consulting firm - Robert Half research and insights can give you industry respected tips and advice for job searches and resumes.

PPCC Career Connections - The college's portal for students and employers to post and search for jobs. You may also visit the PPCC Jobs website for on-campus student employment opportunities.

 

Careerbuilder.com Resume Advice

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