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Degree Plans - Computer Information Technology (Networking Security Awards) - Networking Support Certificate (Archived)

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COMPUTER INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY -- NETWORKING SUPPORT

(Level I Certificate)

Brookhaven, Cedar Valley, El Centro, Mountain View, North Lake and Richland only

  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
  • Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.

Degree Plan Code: Individual degree plan codes(s) have been assigned to a specific track(s) within this degree plan.

This certificate offers multiple specialty options for networking systems engineers, database administrators and systems administrators. The program also provides preparatory training for those wishing to take the MCITP Server Administrator, MCITP Enterprise Administrator, MCITP Database Administrator, and MCITP Enterprise Support Technician certification examinations. NOTE: Students must select and complete one specialty track to be considered as having met the requirement for this award.

Prerequisite: Basic understanding of personal computers and operating systems as obtained in ITSC 1401 or BCIS 1405 or COSC 1401, and problem solving and logic structures as obtained in ITSE 1429 or equivalent experience approved by designated Information Technology personnel.

CREDIT HOURS

SEMESTER I

MCITP Database Administrator Track (Three Courses) OR 12
MCITP Enterprise Administrator Track (Three Courses) OR (12)
MCITP Server Administrator Track (Two Courses) OR (8)
MCITP Enterprise Support Technician Track (Two Courses) (8)
8-12

SEMESTER II

MCITP Database Administrator Track (Two Courses) OR 8
MCITP Enterprise Administrator Track (Two Courses) OR (8)
MCITP Server Administrator Track (Two Courses) OR (8)
MCITP Enterprise Support Technician Track (Two Courses) (8)
8

SEMESTER III

MCITP Database Administrator Track (One Course) OR 4
MCITP Enterprise Administrator Track (One Course) OR (4)
MCITP Server Administrator Track (One Course) OR (4)
MCITP Enterprise Support Technician Track (One Course) (4)
4
Minimum Hours Required 20-24

MCITP DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR TRACK

(Degree Plan Code: C1.CIT.NS.DATA.11)

SEMESTER I (Three Courses)

ITNW 1425 Fundamentals of Networking Technologies 4
ITMT 1400 Implementing and Supporting Microsoft Windows XP Professional OR 4
ITMT 1402 Windows Vista Configuration OR (4)
ITNW 1408 Implementing and Supporting Client Operating Systems (4)
ITMT 2402 Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Configuration 4

SEMESTER II (Two Courses)

ITMT 1403 Querying Microsoft SQL Server with Transact-SQL 4
ITMT 2403 Administering a Microsoft SQL Server Database 4

SEMESTER III (One Course)

ITMC 2437 Programming a Microsoft SQL Server Database OR 4
ITSE 2404 Visual Basic.NET Database Development with ADO.NET OR (4)
ITSE 2438 C# Database Development with ADO.NET (4)

MCITP ENTERPRISE ADMINISTRATOR TRACK

(Degree Plan Code: C1.CIT.NS.ENTPRS.11)

SEMESTER I (Three Courses)

ITNW 1425 Fundamentals of Networking Technologies 4
ITMT 1402 Windows Vista Configuration OR 4
ITNW 1408 Implementing and Supporting Client Operating Systems (4)
ITMT 2402 Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Configuration 4

SEMESTER II (Two Courses)

ITMT 2401 Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration 4
ITMT 2422 Windows Server 2008 Applications Infrastructure Configuration 4

SEMESTER III (One Course)

ITMT 2456 Windows Server 2008: Enterprise Administrator 4

MCITP SERVER ADMINISTRATOR TRACK

(Degree Plan Code: C1.CIT.NS.SERVER.11)

SEMESTER I (Two Courses)

ITNW 1425 Fundamentals of Networking Technologies 4
ITMT 1402 Windows Vista Configuration OR 4
ITNW 1408 Implementing and Supporting Client Operating Systems (4)

SEMESTER II (Two Courses)

ITMT 2402 Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Configuration 4
ITMT 2401 Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration 4

SEMESTER III (One Courses)

ITMT 2451 Windows Server 2008: Server Administrator 4

MCITP ENTERPRISE SUPPORT TECHNICIAN TRACK

(Degree Plan Code: C1.CIT.NS.ENSUPP.11)

SEMESTER I (Two Courses)

ITNW 1425 Fundamentals of Networking Technologies 4
ITMT 1402 Windows Vista Configuration OR 4
ITNW 1408 Implementing and Supporting Client Operating Systems (4)

SEMESTER II (Two Courses)

ITMT 1404 Deploying and Maintaining Windows Vista Client and 2007 Microsoft Office System Desktops 4
Any 4-credit hour ARTC, ARTV, BCIS, CETT, COSC, CPMT, EECT, GAME, INEW, IMED, ITCC, ITDF, ITNW, ITMC, ITMT, ITSC, ITSE, ITSW, or ITSY course. 4

SEMESTER III (One Course)

Any 4-credit hour ARTC, ARTV, BCIS, CETT, COSC, CPMT, EECT, GAME, INEW, IMED, ITCC, ITDF, ITNW, ITMC, ITMT, ITSC, ITSE, ITSW, or ITSY course. 4

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.

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