CISCO Network Administration Major

Cisco Systems, Inc. is a leader in networking technologies for small businesses, corporations, and the Internet. Network technicians and administrators must have an understanding of their products and services in order to be a member of the information technology community.

Stark State College has been approved as a Cisco Networking Academy which allows students to access networking tools, software and other learning materials directly from Cisco. This program was developed to train network technicians to complete the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) examination, which has become a standard of excellence recognized worldwide.

Associate Degree Course Sequence

SSC101 Student Success Seminar
CFS129 Cryptography
ITD122 Computer Applications for Professionals
NET120 PC Upgrading and Maintenance
NET121 Introduction to Computer Networking
ENG124 College Composition
NET131 Microsoft Client Operating System
NET137 Routing and Switching Essentials
NET220 UNIX/LINUX Operating Environment
MTH125 College Algebra
CFS136 Principles of Information Security
Arts & Humanities or Social Science Elective
NET244 Microsoft Networking I
NET251 Voice over IP Fundamentals
NET256 Scaling Networks
PHY101 Principles of Physics (lab)
COM121 Effective Speaking
NET253 Securing Networks with Switches and Routers
NET254 Cisco Wireless
NET257 Connecting Networks
NET281 Firewall and Network Security