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Cisco Certified Networking Associate

Cisco Certified Networking
The Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA) program is a four course program that uses web-based computer instruction and a lab setting that closely resembles a real networking environment to explore networking technology. Students gain skills needed for designing, building and maintaining computer networks. Scheduled class periods include review and hands-on lab exercises and projects. Testing is done online. The total time commitments for successful completion is 90 hours per semester. Students who pass Cisco’s national examination will earn a CCNA certification that is recognized world-wide. This rapidly expanding field offers career opportunities in networking and provides a career ladder into more advanced networking technology certifications. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.


Certificate of Competence (CCNA Program I – Beginning Networking): 6 credits

ETRO 140B Cisco Networking 1 3
ETRO 140C Cisco Networking 2 3


Certificate of Competence (CCNA Program II – Intermediate Networking): 6 credits

The following CCNA courses can be applied towards the Associate in Science degree in Electronics Technology.

ETRO 240B Cisco Networking 3 3
ETRO 240C Cisco Networking 4 3


Other Courses
ETRO 187 Essentials of Information Technology (3)
ETRO 299V* Router Security (3)
ETRO 299V* PIX Firewall (3)
ETRO 299V* Wireless Networks (3)

*Cisco courses offered as directed studies.



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