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2018-2019 Catalog 
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Networking Certificate Program

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This certificate will provide students with a broad understanding of networking with a focus on Wide Area Networking, as well as preparing them to obtain internationally recognized networking certifications. It is designed for students who are preparing to enter the job market as well as college graduates seeking retraining in emerging communication technologies.

Students obtaining this certificate may continue their studies to obtain an A.S. in Computer Security.

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of all program requirements, graduates will be able to:

  1. Describe the functions of the TCP/IP and OSI reference model;
  2. Perform a fairly complex Router configuration which would involve configuring; passwords, WAN and LAN interfaces, Routing Protocols, WAN Protocols, Access Control Lists, MOTD, Virtual terminals, and IP Hosting;
  3. Operate Hyper-terminal and TFTP Server software;
  4. Utilize commands for testing purposes (e.g. Telnet, Trace Route, Ping, Show and Debug);
  5. Backup, upgrade, and load a backup Cisco IOS software image; and
  6. Be able to identify and differentiate between WAN services.

Requirements (16 Credits)

Semester 1

Semester 2

Semester 3

Semester 4

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