Career Readiness for Students → Explore High School Plans → Network Operations
The Network Operations programs is for students seeking to build the foundation for a long-term career in the Information Technology industry. Students in the program work toward industry-standard CompTIA A+ certifications in computer hardware and operating systems and Network+ computer network configuration and administration.
Information Technology Foundation (ITF), also known as The Montgomery County Students Information Technology Foundation, Inc., is a non-profit foundation established cooperatively by Montgomery County Public Schools and the business community in Montgomery County to promote and advance the interests of information technology education through the establishment of a student-run computer sales business.
This unique method of preparing high school students for skilled positions in the IT field offers hands-on instruction to students interested in IT careers. Students are introduced to potential employers with available positions in technical service, customer service, sales and management.
Sample Network Operations Program Pathway
Following are Links to some Post Secondary Opportunities for students exploring various options in continued education or experience.
A list of some of the opportunities available in the information technology industry:
If this program is not available at your school, meet with your counselor to select courses that will allow you to explore your interest in these careers.