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CIT2: IT Engineer

11 weeks / 198 hours
$5,000 Special Price $3,900

07/10/17 - 09/25/17, 11 weeks
Mon. - Fri., 01:30 pm - 04:30 pm

10/02/17 - 12/20/17, 11 weeks
Mon. - Fri., 09:30 am - 12:30 pm

01/08/18 - 03/27/18, 11 weeks
Mon. - Fri., 01:30 pm - 04:30 pm

04/02/18 - 06/18/18, 11 weeks
Mon. - Fri., 09:30 am - 12:30 pm

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The CIT2 - IT Engineer program is an advanced training course which covers Microsoft Certified Solution Expert (MCSE): Cloud Platform and Infrastructure, Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) routing & switching and CCNA Security certification topics.

At the end of the course students will be able to secure Microsoft Windows Server 2016 environments and virtual machine infrastructure, develop and maintain Cisco routers and switches and a security infrastructure.

The NYBI CIT2 provides students plenty of hands-on lab exercises throughout the course. Utilizing VMWare and Hyper-V, students can set up and manipulate multiple servers and PCs simultaneously.


Focusing on securing Windows Server 2016 environment, this unit covers methods and technologies for hardening server and virtual machine using Shielded and encryption-supported virtual machines and Guarded Fabric, the protection of Active Directory and identity infrastructure with ESAE Administrative Forest design approaches along with PAWs and LAPs and threat detection solutions such as auditing, ATA, OMS solutions and workload-specific security

Students will learn how to install, configure and operate simple-routed LAN, routed WAN and switched LAN networks to increase bandwidth, improve response times and enhance reliability and quality of service. In addition, students will learn techniques that can save employers' time and money by reducing network downtime, addressing network security issues, and ensuring maximum network performance.

Students will learn how to to recognize threats and vulnerabilities, develop and maintain a security infrastructure, and mitigate security threats. This includes installing, monitoring and troubleshooting of network devices to maintain security of data and devices, and competency in its security structure.

Certification Exams

This course prepares students for the following exams:


  • High School Diploma/ GED, and prior completion of the CIT1, MCSA or equivalent level of knowledge.

Occupational Objectives

Upon completion of the course, students will be qualified to be an enterprise systems administrator, IT systems manager, enterprise security administrator, systems architect, network administrator or network engineer.