Networking Certificate


The Networking Certificate is designed to prepare students for a career using computer networks in business. Students receive hands-on instruction on how to operate, install, configure, troubleshoot, upgrade, and maintain computer networks as well as basic network security. A grade of C or better is required in each course taken. This certificate requires 18 units.

Required Courses (18 units)18
Introduction to Operating Systems3
Personal Computer Security2
Introduction to Networking Concepts4
Computer Certification Preparation3
Network Security Fundamentals3
Computer Certification Prep II3
Computer Scripting (formerly CGI/Perl Scripting)
Total Units18

Outcome 1: Demonstrate proficiency in one or more common networking software tools.

Outcome 2: Demonstrate the ability to design and configure various types of computer networks

Outcome 3: Demonstrate the ability to analyze and troubleshoot a functional computer network