COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS - CISCO CERTIFIED NETWORK PROFESSIONAL (CCNP) PREPARATION (12 Units) ( Official )
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COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS - CISCO CERTIFIED NETWORK PROFESSIONAL (CCNP) PREPARATION (12 Units) ( Official )

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Program Type: Occupational Skills Certificate

Division: School of Career and Technical Education

Program Description:
This Cisco Academy curriculum provides a student with the necessary skills to seek entry to mid-level employment in the information technology field, especially, in the configuring, installing, and maintaining Cisco routers and switches in either a LAN, WAN, or switched LAN environment. This certificate course is designed to follow the CCNP program, and is the second level of three level Cisco certification designations. Students completing this certification program will have the ability to install, configure, and maintain more complicated LAN, WAN, and switched LAN networks. To become a CCNP a student must pass four industry level certificate exams offered by Cisco.

An Occupational Skills Certificate is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

Effective: Summer 2012

Requirements for admission into the Cisco Certified Network Professional Preparation program:

1. CIS 164 or ELTRN 164

or

2. Obtain CCNA certificate by passing Cisco Certified Network Associate industry certificate exam.

Required Units in the Major:    12

Required Courses
  CIS 165 - IMPLEMENTING CISCO IP ROUTING (ROUTE) (4.0 units)
  &
  CIS 167 - BUILDING CISCO MULTILAYER SWITCHED NETWORKS (4.0 units)
  &
  CIS 168 - CISCO INTERNETWORK TROUBLESHOOTING (4.0 units)

Required Electives (0 Units)

None

Recommended Electives
  CIS 170 - CISCO IP TELEPHONY (4.0 units)
  &
  CIS 169A - CCNA SECURITY (4.0 units)
  &
  CIS 169B - NETWORK SECURITY 2 (4.0 units)