Certificate Information

This certificate program prepares you to take the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) examination, which qualifies you for entry-level employment in the computer-networking field – specifically in the small office and/or home office market. The CCNA Certificate demonstrates your ability to work in small businesses or organizations using networks that have fewer than 100 nodes.

What will I experience?

By successfully earning this certificate, you will be trained to:

  • Install and configure Cisco switches and routers in multiprotocol internetworking using LAN and WAN interfaces
  • Provide Level 1 troubleshooting service
  • Improve network performance and security in home and small office settings
  • Perform entry-level tasks in the planning, design, installation, operations, and troubleshooting of Ethernet and TCP/IP networks.
  • Install, configure, operate and troubleshoot simple switched Local Area, simple-routed Wide Area Networks
  • Install and configure a router, manage router IOS software, configure routing protocols, and create access lists controlling router access

What opportunities might it lead to?

Entry-level employment in the small office and/or home office market

2009-2010 On-time Completion Rates and Estimated Cost of Program

2017-2018 Major Sheet - Certificate (pdf)
2016-2017 Major Sheet - Certificate (pdf)

Course Offerings

Computer Information Systems courses are offered during the Summer 2018 semester.
Computer Information Systems courses are offered during the Fall 2018 semester.

Please see the College Catalog for additional information and requirements.