2015 - 2016 Combined Catalogs of the Colleges

Program: Computer Information Technology (Networking Security Awards)
Degree Plan: Cisco Networking Assistant Skills Achievement Award

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(Skills Achievement Award)

Brookhaven, El Centro and North Lake 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: SA.CIT.CISCO.ASST.14

This sequence is for students who wish to develop skills in managing traffic and networking devices in local area networks (LAN) and wide area network (WAN) services, wireless communication, and management. Upon completion, the student will have acquired skills needed to prepare for certification as a Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA).

Prerequisite: Basic understanding of personal computers and operating systems as obtained in ITSC 1401 or BCIS 1405 or COSC 1401 or equivalent experiences and basic understanding of local area networks design and protocols and basic router configuration obtained in ITCC 1401 or ITCC 1404 or equivalent experiences approved by designated information Technology personnel.



ITCC 2408 Cisco Explorations 3 - LAN Switching and Wireless OR 4
ITCC 2476 Cisco 3 - Scaling Networks (4)
ITCC 2410 Cisco Exploration 4 - Accessing the WAN OR 4
ITCC 2477 Cisco 4 - Connecting Networks (4)
Minimum Hours Required 8

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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