COS Student Resources
Find LBCC tools for students!

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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.

 

Learning Tools/Technology for Students:

LBCC Canvas
Learning Management System (LMS) where you can access your course information.
Microsoft Imagine
Get free access to Microsoft Softwares exclusively at LBCC. 
Keyboarding Online
Practice your typing skills online.
Microsoft Office

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

  • On-Campus Computer Labs

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

Microsoft offers a free, online version of the Microsoft Office suite called Office Online.

Pearson offers a 180-day trial of the Microsoft Office 365 software for $13.00 Click here to go to their site.

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

MyITLab
Get access to computer lab at home.
SAM
Learning tools for your academic success.
SimNet
Learning tools to help you achieve your academic goals.

Student resources:

Cyber Security Club
Join our Cyber Security Club to build your network and receive the latest resources in the field of Cyber Security. 
Student Forms

Find important forms about admissions and records for your academic progress.

Course outline
You can find detailed information about credit and non-credit courses offered at LBCC.
Academic Calendar
View important dates for current and upcoming semesters. Downloadable PDFs of the academic calendar are also available.
Schedule of Classes
Find course schedules for each semester to help you plan for academic schedules.
College Catalog
Official publication of record regarding courses offered, degree and certificate program outlines, requirements and additional policies and procedures for the campus.

Computer Labs:

COS Study Centers

GET ADDITIONAL SUPPORT AND ACCESS TO SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS

Other Computer Labs

LAC – Room M109

Monday through Thursday
Friday

8 am – 8 pm
8 am – 4 pm

PCC – Room AA206

Monday through Thursday

8 am – 6 pm

Microsoft Certifications
Earn Industry Standard Certifications as part of many courses in the Computer & Office Studies programs
Typing Tests

Learn how to Earn a Typing Certificate.

useful cyber security resources

Cyber Security News
News & updates from The Hacker News.
cyberseek
CyberSeek provides detailed, actionable data about supply and demand in the cybersecurity job market.
The 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
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.
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.
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.