Career in a Year - Information Technology

Cisco Networking Admin Certificate (12 credits)

12 months to complete
Industry Certifications recommended upon completion: Security+, Network+

Course Semester Recommended Prereq Credits
CTI 120 - Network & Security Foundation Fall 1 None 3
NET 125 - Introduction to Networks Spring 1 None 3
Net 126** - Routing Basics Spring 1 or Fall 1 NET 125 3
NET 225 - Enterprise Networking Fall 2 NET 126 3

Cybersecurity Certificate (12 credits)

10 months to complete
Industry certifications recommended upon completion: Security+, Network+

Course Semester Recommended Prereq Credits
CTS 115* - Info Sys Business Concepts Fall 1 None 3
CTI 120 - Network & Security Foundation Fall 1 None 3
NET 125 - Introduction to Networks Spring 1 None 3
SEC 110* - Security Concepts Spring 1 None 3

General PC Support Technician (18 credits)

10 months to complete
Industry Certifications recommended upon completion: A+, Security+, LPIC 101, and Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA)

Course Semester Recommended Prereq Credits
NOS 110 - Operating Systems Concepts Fall 1 None 3
CTI 120* - Network & Sec Foundation Fall 1 None 3
NOS 120 - Linux/UNIX Single User Spring 1 NOS 110/A+ 3
NOS 130* - Windows Single User Spring 1 None 3
SEC 110* - Security Concepts Spring 1 None 3
CTS 120* - Hardware/Software Support Spring 1 None 3


* = class offered online or seated; all other classes currently offered seated
**= NET 126 is only offered online during Summer 1.  Fall is seated only.
Courses may be offered during Summer 1, out of sequence, depending upon student needs and faculty availability.