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Computer Information Systems:
Networking Specialist Certificate

This program prepares students for the challenging field of networking where fundamental knowledge of networks underpins the ability to master rapidly advancing advancements that span nearly all technologies in use today.  A thorough practical foundation is provided by the rigorous Cisco Academy, with additional courses in the specialized topics of server administration, cybersecurity, wireless, and cloud networking.

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 #1YC.00231
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Sample Plan

First Year - Fall Semester

Total Credits: 17

First Year - Winter Semester

Total Credits: 13

Program Total: Credits 30

*Completion of CNT 210, CNT 220 and CNT 230 will prepare the student to sit for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) exam.

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