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

TOTAL CREDITS 63