What is Server+ certification?
CompTIA says, Security + certification validates knowledge of
communication security, infrastructure security, cryptography,
operational security, and general security concepts. It is an
international, vendor-neutral certification that is taught at colleges,
universities and commercial training centers around the world.
Why should I get certified?
The demand for IT security professionals has grown
significantly and candidates as well as the industry have indicated that
a foundation-level certification for this job function is necessary.
Where do I get a job? Will you provide assistance?
Harford Community College offers counseling and assistance in your
job search. Advisors are available to help current students and
graduates with resume development and interview skills. Visit the
Academic Advising and Transfer
Services website or contact them at 443-412-2301.
How do I get Security+ certified?
The Security+ certification is awarded after successfully completing
the Security+ exam.
Get training to help you pass your exams at Harford
Security+ Exam Requirements and Certificate
Upon completion of the training, the student can register for the
exam and take the exam. For more information on scheduling the exam, visit www.2test.com.
Certification is awarded for successful completion of the examination,
and not for completion of preparation course. There are no further
Scurity+ education requirements or exams once the student has become
What are the Prerequisites?
There are no pre-requisites for the Security+ exam. However, it is
recommended that you have A+ and Network+ certifications or equivalent
I'm still not sure the computer field is for me. What should I do?
Attend Computer Counseling Night held at the beginning of the
Fall Semester on the Harford Community College Campus. It's free to the
public. Computer training instructors will be there to speak with you
and help select the programs appropriate for you.
How much will this cost?
Costs can vary. See specific course listings for fees.
For tuition assistance or loan deferment information,
please contact Finance and Accounting at 443-412-2207. For Presidential
Scholarship information, please contact Toni Mitchell at
443-412-2317. For additional
information, contact Pam Karwowski at 443-360-9108 or email