This fast-paced certificate is geared towards working professionals who have experience and/or training in the computer field, or for someone with exposure to technology, that is serious about obtaining Cisco and relevant networking industry certifications. This curriculum provides students with a focused understanding of network fundamentals, proficiency working with network equipment and the latest networking technologies. Specific topics and skills covered are based on the latest Cisco Certified Networking Associate exam objectives and topics relevant to industry certification in the networking field. Completion of this Skills Certificate positions the student to continue on to the Networking Specialist Certificate with many of the requirements already completed.
Students who satisfactorily complete the program requirements qualify for a certificate of program completion. All program required courses must have been completed with a grade of 2.0 or better.
Not all courses are offered each semester. Students should work with an academic advisor to develop a schedule that will work for them. Students planning to transfer should check the transfer institution’s requirements/guides or discuss their options with an academic advisor. Number of credits may vary depending on the course selection.
Schoolcraft program code #CRT.00329
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First Year - Fall Semester
Total Credits: 8
First Year - Winter Semester
Total Credits: 10
Program Total: Credits 18
*Completion of CNT 210, CNT 220, and CNT 230 will prepare the student to sit for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) exam.