The Information Technology Networking Certificate Program consists of seven courses which provide students with a strong background in PC and Windows Server essentials. Students will complete four semesters of the CISCO Academy and be prepared to take the Cisco Certified Network Associate certification exam (CCNA) as well as a MIcrosoft Technology Associate exam when completed.
This program is available days and evenings.
This program is financial aid eligible. To be eligible for federal financial aid, students must submit an official, final high school transcript, or the equivalent documentation that demonstrates high school completion, to the NHTI Admissions Office.
Information Technology Networking Certificate
|Course Number||Course Title||CL||LAB||CR|
|IST 104C||PC/Mobile Hardware & Networking||2||2||3|
|IST 154C||Introduction to Networks||2||2||3|
|IST 180C||Cloud Services and Windows Server||2||2||3|
|IST 254C||Switching, Routing & Wireless Essentials||2||2||3|
|IST 256C||Enterprise, Networking, Security & Automation||2||2||3|
|IST 263C||Network Security||2||2||3|
|IST xxxC||IT Elective||2||2||3|
|CL – Number of lecture/classroom hours per week for the course|
LAB – Number of simulation laboratory, laboratory or clinical hours per week for the course
CR – Number of credit hours for the course
Upon completion of the program, students will be able to:
- Test for the worldwide industry recognized certification, CCNA Routing and Switching
- Have strong, marketable skills related to networking
- Demonstrate professional behavior, critical thinking and problem solving, and the ability to work with and manage a group