To apply for any MC Scholarship through AcademicWorks:
1. APPLY at https://midland.academicworks.com
2. Confirm the link sent to your email and complete application
3. Check your MC student email for notifications of award
4. Accept award & write your electronic thank you letter to the donor
*Already receiving a scholarship? Don't forget to update your application each semester! You will receive an email when it is time to do so.
Study It... Learn It... Certify It!
Information Technology education at Midland College and validation of acquired knowledge and skill through certification helps students obtain jobs and develop through their career. Over 90% of hiring managers believe that IT certifications are valuable in validating expertise. Why is certification important? How can certification benefit my career?
The MC Information Technology Program maintains various academic partnerships with industry leading organizations such as Microsoft, CompTIA, VMware, and Cisco that provide support, materials, and resources for students wishing to validate their education through certification.
The demand for a skilled workforce in Information Technology is expected to grow as more industries like healthcare, energy development & delivery, and retail e-commerce become ever more reliant upon communication networks and an increased need for information security.
The MC Information Technology curriculum of study prepares students for careers in IT by establishing fundamental knowledge in hardware and software disciplines. Students develop an understanding of basic IT literacy principles practiced throughout the IT industry and are exposed to network communication techniques, infrastructure design methodologies, and information security concepts.
As with most industries, Information Technology careers begin with entry-level positions that lead to career advancement as your experience and expertise grow. A few Information Technology career opportunities include:
- Network Systems Administrator
- Network Engineer
- Cybersecurity Professional
- Desktop Support Specialist
- Information Security Analysts
- Computer Support Specialist
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Thank you for choosing Midland College! If you are here to collect a few credits, take courses to transfer, or here to start a new career, we welcome you.