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Networking Specialist

The Computer Information Systems Networking Specialist program is a sequence of courses designed to provide students with an understanding of the concepts, principles, and techniques required in computer information processing. Graduates are to be competent in the general areas of humanities or fine arts, social or behavioral sciences, and natural sciences or mathematics, as well as in the technical areas of computer terminology and concepts, program design and development, and computer networking. Program graduates are qualified for employment as networking specialists.


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Networking Specialist Degree (66 hrs)
core courses
ENGL 1101 Composition and Rhetoric
3
XXXX xxxx Social/Behavior Science course
3
MATH 1111 College Algebra
3
XXXX xxxx Humanities/Fine Arts course
3
Contact program advisor for program-specific courses.
 
Networking Specialist
occupational courses
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers
3
CIST 1001 Computer Concepts
4
CIST 1601 Information Security Funds
3
CIST 1130 Operating Systems Concepts
3
CIST 1122 Hardware Install&Maintenance
4
Select one of three courses below for Introductory-Level Networking Class for a min. of 4 cr.:
CIST 1401 Computer Networking Fundament
4
CIST 2441 Network Home & Small Business
4
CIST 2451 Cisco Network Fundamentals
4
See advisor for list of approved CIS elective courses for min. 9cr.:
CIS xxxx CIS Elective
4
CIS xxxx CIS Elective
4
CIS xxxx CIS Elective
4
CIST xxxx CIS Elective
3
CIST xxxx CIS Elective
3
CIST xxxx CIS Elective
3
And completion of one of the three specialization areas.
 


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Networking Specialist Diploma (54 hrs)
core courses
ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I
3
MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics
3
EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development
2
 
Networking Specialist
occupational courses
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers
3
CIST 1001 Computer Concepts
4
CIST 1601 Information Security Funds
3
CIST 1130 Operating Systems Concepts
3
CIST 1122 Hardware Install&Maintenance
4
Select one of three courses below for Introductory-Level Networking Class for a min. of 4 cr.:
CIST 1401 Computer Networking Fundament
4
CIST 2441 Network Home & Small Business
4
CIST 2451 Cisco Network Fundamentals
4
See advisor for list of approved CIS elective courses for min. 9cr.:
CIST xxxx CIS Elective
3
CIST xxxx CIS Elective
3
CIST xxxx CIS Elective
3
And completion of one of the three specialization areas.
 
Microsoft
occupational courses
CIST 2411 Microsoft Client
4
CIST 2412 Microsoft Server Directory Services
4
CIST 2413 Microsoft Server Infrastructure
4
CIST 2414 Windows Server Administrator
4
SPECIALIZATION
 
Cisco Discovery
occupational courses
CIST 2441 Network Home & Small Business
4
CIST 2442 Cisco Working at a Small-to-Medium Business or ISP
4
CIST 2443 Cisco Routing and Switching
4
CIST 2444 Design&Support CompNetworks
4
SPECIALIZATION
 
Cisco Exploration
occupational courses
CIST 2451 Cisco Network Fundamentals
4
CIST 2452 Cisco Routing Protocols and Concepts
4
CIST 2453 Cisco LAN Switching and Wireless
4
CIST 2454 Cisco Accessing the WAN
4
SPECIALIZATION
 


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Program Admission Information

High school diploma or GED Required for admission.

COMPASS SCORES
Min. Scores
Writing
Reading
Pre-Algebra
Algebra
Degree
62
81
N/A
37
Diploma
32
70
26
N/A



Instructors & Faculty

Johnson, Dan