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We are here to help you succeed in pursuing your academic goals. Check out all the valuable resources and learning tools available for LBCC students.

Industry Certifications

As you successfully complete certain courses at LBCC, you can take exams and earn industry certificates at our computer labs.


 
Microsoft Office Specialist on Microsoft Office 2016

Microsoft Office Specialist Master certification logo

This certification demonstrates that you have the skills needed to get the most out of Office by earning a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification in a specific Office program.

  • COSA 15 – Microsoft Excel for Windows: Excel 2016 
  • COSA 20 – Microsoft PowerPoint for Windows: PowerPoint 2016 
  • COSA 10 – Microsoft Word for Windows: Word 2016 
  • COSA 215 – Microsoft Outlook for Windows: Outlook 2016 

 
MTA Networking Fundamentals

MTA Networking Fundamentals Logo

Earners of the MTA: Networking Fundamentals certification have demonstrated knowledge of fundamental networking concepts.  The MTA program provides an appropriate entry point to a future career in technology.

  • COSN 10 – Networking Fundamentals: MTA Networking Fundamentals

 
CompTIA A+

Comtia A+ Certification Logo

A+ is the starting point for a career in IT. The performance-based exams certify foundational IT skills across a variety of devices and operating systems.

  • COSN 3 – Operating Systems: Software and Hardware: CompTIA A+
  • COSN 5 – Computer Technician Hardware Basics: CompTIA A+

check out more INDUSTRY CERTIFICATIONS offered by COS department.

Icon for downloadCOS Industry Certification Flyer

 

 

COS Student Learning Resources

Learning Tools/Technology for Students

 

LBCC LMS Canvas Icon      LBCC CANVAS
      Learning Management System (LMS) where you can access your course information.

 

Microsoft Icon      MICROSOFT IMAGINE
      Get free access to Microsoft Softwares exclusively at LBCC.

 

Window Icon      MICROSOFT OFFICE
 

There are several different options available if you need to use Microsoft Office:

All computer labs at both the LAC and PCC campuses have Office installed.

LBCC students are also eligible to purchase Microsoft Office products, as well as other software, at a reduced rate through CollegeBuys.org

 

Computer Labs

 

Study Center Icon      COS STUDY CENTERS
      GET ADDITIONAL SUPPORT AND ACCESS TO SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS

 

Certification Icon      INDUSTRY CERTIFICATIONS
      Earn Industry Standard Certifications as part of many courses in the Computer & Office Studies programs.

 

Keyboard Icon      TYPING TESTS
      Learn how to Earn a Typing Certificate.

 

Lab Hours Icon      COMPUTER LAB HOURS
 

  LAC – Room M-109 PCC – Room AA-206
Monday – Thursday 8 am – 9 pm 8 am – 9 pm
Friday 8 am – 4 pm 8 am – 4 pm
Saturday 10 am – 2 pm  

 

Student resources

 

Form Icon      STUDENT FORMS
      Find important forms about admissions and records for your academic progress.

 

calender icon      ACADEMIC CALENDAR
      View important dates for current and upcoming semesters. Downloadable PDFs of the academic calendar are also available.

 

catalog icon      COLLEGE CATALOG
      Official publication of record regarding courses offered, degree and certificate program outlines, requirements and additional policies and procedures for the campus.

 

useful cyber security resources

 

THN Cyber Security News Logo
CYBER SECURITY NEWS
News & updates from The Hacker News.

 

Cyber Seek Logo
CYBERSEEK
CyberSeek provides detailed, actionable data about supply and demand in the cybersecurity job market.

 

ISSA LogoTHE INFORMATION SYSTEMS SECURITY ASSOCIATION (ISSA)
The Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)® is a not-for-profit, international organization of information security professionals and practitioners. It provides educational forums, publications, and peer interaction opportunities that enhance the knowledge, skill, and professional growth of its members.

 

Infragard Logo INFRAGARD
InfraGard is a partnership between the FBI and the private sector. It is an association of persons who represent businesses, academic institutions, state and local law enforcement agencies, and other participants dedicated to sharing information and intelligence to prevent hostile acts against the United States.

 

Department of Homeland Security Logo US COMPUTER EMERGENCY READINESS TEAM
The National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC) is the Nation’s flagship cyber defense, incident response, and operational integration center. Our mission is to reduce the Nation’s risk of systemic cybersecurity and communications challenges.

 

NSA-CSS Logo NATIONAL CENTERS OF ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE IN CYBER DEFENSE
The National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) jointly sponsor the National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense (CAE-CD) program. The goal of the program is to reduce vulnerability in our national information infrastructure by promoting higher education and research in cyber defense and producing professionals with cyber defense expertise for the Nation.