The things students learn during their time in the network room with stay with them forever. Being a network assistant is not like belonging to an interest club that so many students join only to put on their resume. When students become a network assistant, they are here to learn and here to help. If a network assistant fails to do either, then this class will add nothing to their resume. With the option to take certification tests, students have the opportunity to open doors for their future in the professional environment. The programming experience some may receive can be very beneficial as it may be used for college and beyond.