Explore Academic Programs - Network Professional Specialization


The program prepares students for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) and Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (CCNAS) industry certifications.


Careers, Potential Earnings & Market Growth Rates

Network and computer systems 

Potential Earnings: (2015 median):  $75,790 annually

Market Growth Rate: 5% - 8%  (above average)


Information security analysts 

Potential Earnings: (2015 median): $88,890 annually

Market Growth Rate: 14%  (very good)

Electromechanical technicians 

Potential Earnings: (2015 median): $98,430 annually

Market Growth Rate:  9% - 13% (very good)  

 


* Further study (bachelor's degree) required | ** Study beyond bachelor's degree required

 


Degrees and Certificates

The Certificate of Completion, Networking and Network Security, is available completely in the evenings. It can be completed in one year, however, we typically offer ITCC 2441 CCNA Security during the second semester so students can finish and seek employment earlier.

The program prepares students for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) and Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (CCNAS) industry certifications.

Delivery Mode

Associate of Applied Science 

Networking and Network Security 

60 credit hours, two years full-time. Students are prepared to sit for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) exam.

 

Central Campus Evening & Weekend

Certificate of Completion 

Networking and Network Security

20 credit hours, one year full time. Students are prepared to sit for the Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (CCNAS) exam.  
Central Campus Evening & Weekend


Gainful Employment

 Networking and Networking Security