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COMPUTER NETWORKING & SECURITY

13 hours of community college credit available.

Students will study the first two semesters of the Cisco Academy CCNA Routing and Switching curriculum covering basic computer technician/ networking fundamentals and skills. Courses include IT Essentials, Introduction to Networks, and Part 1 of Routing and Switching Essentials. Students will develop skills in computer repair and maintenance, hardware and software troubleshooting, data networks and the Internet, layered communications, advanced IP addressing, router and switch protocols and configurations, operating system installations, and designing and building small to medium sized networks. Students will be encouraged to test for the CompTia A+ and CCENT certifications. In addition students will study advanced computer networking concepts. During semesters three and four of the Cisco Academy CCNA Routing and Switching curriculum, students will study and Part 2 of Routing and Switching Essentials Scaling Networks and Connecting Networks. Students will develop skills in repairing networks and server infrastructure hardware, router and switch configurations for advanced functionality in larger and more complex networks, monitoring and troubleshooting wide area network operations, and building medium to large sized networks. Students will also be exposed to Microsoft Server Operating Systems, and Active Directory Administration, as well as virtualization (VMware concepts). Students will be encouraged to test for the CCNA certification. 


Networking And Security

How to Apply:

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Schedule to take WorkKeys with the CTC assessment office and obtain required scores:
 Graphic Literacy-5
 Applied Math-4 
 Workplace Documents-5

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Complete an application & make deposit ($100)

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Provide proof of HS graduation (or GED)

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Submit background check form



Class Schedule:

August - May (Following the Cape Girardeau Public Schools Calendar).

Monday - Friday
M
orning block schedule is 8:25 - 10:50
A
fternoon  block schedule is 12:00 - 2:40


For more information call 573.334.0826 and speak to one of our advisors.