Akeem Mohammed is a Parkland High School senior in the Computer & Networking Technology program at Lehigh Career & Technical Institute. After graduation, he plans to earn an associate degree in computer science at Lehigh Carbon Community College before pursuing a bachelor’s degree at Pittsburgh Technical Institute.
The 17-year-old says Computer & Networking Technology is the perfect program for him because he enjoys troubleshooting and working with people. “I like this program because it’s hands on and IT is something people deal with everyday. It feels good to help someone with their problem.
In this Skill of the Week installment, Akeem demonstrates how to make an Ethernet cable, a skill every IT professional should master. Check out the video below: