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COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY - FUNDAMENTALS OF NETWORKING

CERTIFICATE: Certificate in Computer Technology - Fundamentals of Networking

To prepare students for entry level Information Technology positions requiring hands-on technical computer and networking skills that support home and small businesses.

This certificate is designed to develop skills related to small networks and to enhance written communications skills and professional readiness. This certificate prepares the student for the Cisco Certified Entry Netwokring Technician (CCENT) and CompTIA A+ certification exams.

PREREQUISITES FOR ENTRANCE

Required Courses

High School: None
College: None

NOTE:  A grade of "C" or better is required for each prerequisite course.

Other Requirements

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

Course Requirements


Course Class Lab Credit
CPT 257 Operating Systems 3 0 3
CPT 285 PC Hardware Concepts 3 0 3
ENG 160 Technical Communications 3 0 3
IST 201 Cisco Internetworking Concepts 3 0 3
IST 202 CISCO Router Configuration 3 0 3
MAT 135 Fundamentals of Logic Design 3 0 3
18 0 18
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  18

SEMESTER CURRICULUM

SEMESTER 1 (Fall)


Course Class Lab Credit
CPT 285 PC Hardware Concepts 3 0 3
ENG 160 Technical Communications 3 0 3
IST 201 Cisco Internetworking Concepts 3 0 3
MAT 135 Fundamentals of Logic Design 3 0 3
12 0 12

SEMESTER 2 (Spring)


Course Class Lab Credit
CPT 257 Operating Systems 3 0 3
IST 202 CISCO Router Configuration 3 0 3
6 0 6
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  18

PROGRAM AND EMPLOYMENT TIDBITS

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