IT Systems Administrator
Build a career in the growing information technology and cybersecurity field.
About The Program
The IT Systems Administrator diploma program offers 15 free certification exam vouchers for Microsoft, CompTIA and Cisco, as well as a 4-month field placement opportunity.
*Employment Rate based on 2018 contactable Eastern graduates employed in a related field.
NOC Code: 2281, 2282 - **Wage data is for employees in all ranges of experience in the field, rounded down to the nearest dollar, and based on Nova Scotia data. Local (or regional) income may vary.
Did you know that there is an ever growing need for IT and cybersecurity professionals in almost every sector? So, if you’re interested in the expanding field of information technology and cybersecurity, then now is the right time to enroll into Eastern College’s IT Systems Administrator diploma program.
Learn about the technologies used to secure data access and how to configure computer and network technologies such as Cisco routers and switches, Microsoft Exchange server, Microsoft SQL server, as well as how to automate system administration using PowerShell scripts. You will take courses to help you learn how to install and configure Windows servers, understand Structured Query Language (SQL), gain solid working knowledge of the Linux operating system, and more.
Course Listings: Nova Scotia
Installing and Configuring Windows Server
Windows Server Administration
Configuring Advanced Windows Server Services
Career Planning & Preparation - Level I
Career Planning & Preparation - Level II
Database & SQL Fundamentals
Microsoft Exchange Server Administration and Design
Field Placement - IT Systems Administrator
Mobile Device Support
Software Lab - Access Fundamentals
Software Lab - Computer Fundamentals
Software Lab - PowerPoint Fundamentals
Software Lab - Word Fundamentals
Software Lab - Excel Fundamentals
SQL Server Administration
Student Success Strategies
Technology Management for IT Professionals
Windows 10 Administration
Windows PowerShell Scripting
High school graduation or equivalent. For those without high school completion, please refer to the Program Overview at the top of this page or speak to your Education Consultant.
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Employers Who Have Hired triOS Grads
- JD Irving
- IMP Solutions
- IBM Canada
- Atlantic Telecommunications Group
- CBC Radio Canada
“I am so thankful for the people and the education I received at Eastern College. I was given the tools to be successful and create an income off the education I received. Not only did this school land me the career I have now, I have life long friendships with the people I met here! I highly recommend this school!”