Computer Information Systems - Network Infrastructure Technology/CCNA, Short-Term Technical Certificate

Curriculum Code #6606

Effective May 2017

Division of Engineering, Business and Information Technologies

The short-term technical certificate in network infrastructure technologies provides the certificate holder a foundation in the support and implementation of data communication networks. The certificate demonstrates that the student has developed an understanding and hands-on competence in local area wireless and wide-area network technologies which are deployed throughout the diversity of organizations. Students who have completed the certificate can apply network implementation and troubleshooting skills to converged networks that support voice, video and data while adhering to fundamental security guidelines. Successful completion of the certificate will prepare students to take the Cisco Certified Network Association (CCNA) exam. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College’s University Partnership.

CISS 121MICROCOMPUTER APPLICATIONS I3
CISS 125OPERATING SYSTEM INTERFACES 13
CISS 161CISCO CCNA INTRODUCTION TO NETWORK 13
CISS 162CISCO CCNA ROUTING & SWITCHING ESSENTIALS 13
CISS 163CISCO CCNA SCALING NETWORK 13
CISS 164CISCO CCNA CONNECTING NETWORKS 13
SDEV 101COLLEGE 101 21
Total Hours19
1

Indicates that this course has a prerequisite.

2

A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of thirteen or more credit hours.

While completion of this certificate may aid in obtaining employment, many employers recommend the minimum completion of a computer information systems degree program to gain employment in an IT-related field.

Program Contact(s):

Doug Huber
440-366-4785
dhuber@lorainccc.edu

For information about admissions, enrollment, transfer, graduation and other general questions, please contact your Advising and Counseling Team.