AAS Information Technology: Cisco Networking
Academic Plan Code
MCCCD Program Detail
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.
Program Prerequisites Credits: 0-3
|CIS105||Survey of Computer Information Systems (3) OR|
|Permission of Program Director||3|
Required Courses Credits: 41
|CNT140AA||Introduction to Networks||4|
|CNT150AA||Cisco - Routing and Switching Essentials||4|
|CNT170AA||Cisco - Connecting Networks||4|
|Select any 200-level CNT courses to complete 16 credits:|
|CNT2++++ Any 200-level CNT Cisco Network Technology courses||16|
|CIS126DL||Linux Operating System||3|
|MST150++||Any Microsoft Windows course||3|
|BPC170||A+ Exam Prep: Computer Hardware Configuration and Support||3|
|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|
|MAT120||Intermediate Algebra (5) OR|
|MAT121||Intermediate Algebra (4) OR|
|MAT122||Intermediate Algebra (3) OR|
|MAT151||College 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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