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Major Code: 5328
Award: CCL
CIPS Code: 11.0901
Total Credits: 16

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Network Administration: Cisco Network Professional program equip students with marketable skills for learning the specific tasks and industry-recognized standards associated with network professional who can install, configure, and troubleshoot local and wide area networks for enterprise organizations with networks comprised of 100 to 500 or more nodes. The coursework emphasizes security, converged networks, quality of service (QoS), virtual private networks (VPN), broadband technologies, and integrating technologies in the network infrastructure. The program also prepares students to complete the required certification tests in Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) certification, which indicates advanced or journeyman knowledge of networks.

Program Notes

++ indicates any suffixed courses. Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses within the program.

Program Prerequisites

Credits: 0-4
CNT170AACisco - Connecting Networks (4) OR
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Industry Certification

Required Courses

Credits: 16
CNT200CCNP ROUTE: Implementing Cisco IP Routing 4
CNT202Cisco Secure Firewall Appliance Configuration (4) OR
CNT205Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (4) OR
CNT206Cisco Certified Network Associate Wireless (4) OR
CNT208Cisco Certified Network Associate Voice (4) 4
CNT220CCNP SWITCH: Implementing Cisco IP Switching 4
CNT231CCNP TSHOOT: Maintaining and Troubleshooting Cisco IP Networks 4

Program Competencies

  • 1. Demonstrate how to configure, manage, secure, and integrate advanced routing protocols in a complex scalable internetwork. (CNT200)

  • 2. Demonstrate basic planning and installation of IP Telephony or Network Security, or Wireless, or Firewall technologies for both Enterprise and Service Provider networks using Cisco technology. (CNT202, CNT205, CNT206, CNT208)

  • 3. Demonstrate how to configure a campus network using advanced and multi-layer switching technologies. (CNT220)

  • 4. Demonstrate knowledge and skills in monitoring, maintaining, and troubleshooting complex enterprise routed and switched Internet Protocol (IP) networks. (CNT231)

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change.

Complete information for CCL - Network Administration: Cisco Network Professional can be found HERE

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