Computer Networking/PC Maintenance
1 & 2

The Internet is revolutionizing life as we know it, increasing global demands for information and communication technology skills. Social networking, cloud computing, mobile devices, and desktop virtualization—all powered by networks—are changing the way we live, work, and play. There is a shortage of qualified ICT technicians to design, install and manage the hardware and software that make up these networks.

COURSE OVERVIEW: 1ST YEAR
(DOE COURSE: COMPUTER NETWORKING I-5234)
  • Build and troubleshoot PCs
  • Create, modify, and troubleshoot network cables
  • Utilize internationally-recognized IT Essentials curriculum developed by the Cisco Networking Academy
COURSE OVERVIEW: 2ND YEAR
(DOE COURSE: NETWORKING II-SERVERS II-5257)
  • Configure Cisco routers and switches
  • Design and maintain network infrastructures
  • Use IP routing protocols and access lists
  • Utilize internationally-recognized Routing and Switching curriculum developed by the Cisco Networking Academy
  • Prerequisite: Computer Networking/PC Maintenance 1
    (DOE COURSE: COMPUTER NETWORKING I-5234) or CompTIA A+ certification
CAREER FOCUS
  • Students will be prepared for immediate employment as a computer/network technician, and/or further education

Earn up to 15 college credits
A+ Certification (CompTIA+) certification available (must pass two exams: Core 1 (220-1001) and Core 2 (200- 1002)
1st year costs = $25
2nd year costs = $0

Computer Networking/PC Maintenance
1 & 2

The Internet is revolutionizing life as we know it, increasing global demands for information and communication technology skills. Social networking, cloud computing, mobile devices, and desktop virtualization—all powered by networks—are changing the way we live, work, and play. There is a shortage of qualified ICT technicians to design, install and manage the hardware and software that make up these networks.

COURSE OVERVIEW: 1ST YEAR
(DOE COURSE: COMPUTER NETWORKING I-5234)
  • Build and troubleshoot PCs
  • Create, modify, and troubleshoot network cables
  • Utilize internationally-recognized IT Essentials curriculum developed by the Cisco Networking Academy
COURSE OVERVIEW: 2ND YEAR
(DOE COURSE: NETWORKING II-SERVERS II-5257)
  • Configure Cisco routers and switches
  • Design and maintain network infrastructures
  • Use IP routing protocols and access lists
  • Utilize internationally-recognized Routing and Switching curriculum developed by the Cisco Networking Academy
  • Prerequisite: Computer Networking/PC Maintenance 1
    (DOE COURSE: COMPUTER NETWORKING I-5234) or CompTIA A+ certification
CAREER FOCUS
  • Students will be prepared for immediate employment as a computer/network technician, and/or further education

Earn up to 15 college credits
A+ Certification (CompTIA+) certification available (must pass two exams: Core 1 (220-1001) and Core 2 (200- 1002)
1st year costs = $25
2nd year costs = $0