Associate in Applied Science in Information Technology: Cisco Networking

Degree Information

Academic Plan

AAS Information Technology: Cisco Networking

Academic Plan Code

3095

Credits

63-71

MCCCD Program Detail

http://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/MCCCD.woa/wa/freeForm3?id=83332

Notes

Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses within the program. Students should select from the following courses in consultation with a Department Advisor. ++ indicates any suffixed courses.

The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Information Technology: Cisco Networking program focuses on the skills needed to prepare for industry-recognized certifications with an emphasis on certifications at the professional-level. Knowledge and skills are developed to install, configure, maintain, and troubleshoot Cisco routers and components, advanced routing protocols, Local Area Networks (LANs), and Wide Area Networks (WANs); troubleshoot problems with various common hardware and software configurations; perform administrative tasks in a network. Courses in the program also focus on the skills needed to prepare for various Cisco certifications including the Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA) and Cisco Certified Network Professional Certifications (CCNP). A Certificate of Completion (CCL) is also available.

Admission Criteria

None

Program Prerequisites Credits: 0-3

CIS105Survey of Computer Information Systems (3) OR
Permission of Program Director3

Required Courses Credits: 41

CNT140AAIntroduction to Networks4
CNT150AACisco - Routing and Switching Essentials4
CNT160AAScaling Networks4
CNT170AACisco - Connecting Networks4
 
Select any 200-level CNT courses to complete 16 credits:
CNT2++++ Any 200-level CNT Cisco Network Technology courses16
 
CIS126DLLinux Operating System3
MST150++Any Microsoft Windows course3
BPC170A+ Exam Prep: Computer Hardware Configuration and Support3

General Education

General Education Requirements Credits: 22-27
First-Year Composition Credits: 6
Any approved general education courses from the First-Year Composition area.6
 
Oral Communication Credits: 3
Any approved general education course from the Oral Communication area.3
 
Critical Reading Credits: 0-3
Any approved general education course from the Critical Reading area OR Equivalent as indicated by assessment.0-3
 
Math Credits: 3-5
MAT120Intermediate Algebra (5) OR
MAT121Intermediate Algebra (4) OR
MAT122Intermediate Algebra (3) OR
MAT151College Algebra/Functions (4)3-5
 
Humanities and Fine Arts Credits: 3
Any approved general education course from the Humanities, Arts and Design area.3
 
Natural Sciences Credits: 4
Any approved general education course from the Natural Sciences area.4
 
Social and Behavioral Sciences Credits: 3
Any approved general education course from the Social-Behavioral Sciences area.3

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Major: 3095
First Term: 2015 Fall
Final Term: Current
Award: AAS
Total Credits: 63-71
CIPS code: 11.1002
Initiating College: South Mountain Community College
Program Availability: Shared by: SM, MC - MC, SM
Occupational Area: Information Technology
Instructional Council: Computer Information Systems (12)
GPA: 2.5