These classes form the foundation for understanding hardware, installing operating systems, routers, switches and the network backbone. Students can qualify to take the CCNA and CCENT industry certifications. Good network design, security, user permissions, and work ethic are stressed.
Install and harden operating systems
Explain and identify computers
Explain IP addressing and perform subnetting
Design secure networks
Perform packet tracing
This information does not substitute for meeting with a faculty adviser.
Students must achieve a minimum grade of 2.0 in each core class.
AAS degree programs emphasize preparation in specific job skills required for entry-level employment.
Not all classes are offered every quarter or at night.