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  Nov 20, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Course Catalog & Student Handbook

Networking Specialist Diploma


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NS14

Program Description

The 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 mathematics, communication and employability skills 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. (Program Length: 4 Semesters Minimum)

View the Networking Specialist Diploma Program Fact Sheet for additional information.

Employment Opportunities

Networking specialists

Curriculum


Essential General Education Courses (8 Credits)


Essential Technical Courses (30 Credits)


Concentrations


And completion of ONE of the following concentrations (16 hours)

Unix/Linux Concentration (16 Credits)


8LS2

Cisco Exploration Concentration (16 Credits)


8C12

Total Hours: 54


Elective(s):


Any CIST course(s) not required for program completion

Note:


Some courses may have additional prerequisites not listed in the curriculum. Please refer to individual course descriptions for further information. Discuss elective options with the program advisor.

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