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CISCO Network Administrator (CCNA) Certificate

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Overview

Summary

CCNA validates the ability to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot medium-size route and switched computer networks, including implementation and verification of connections to remote sites in a WAN. CCNA curriculum includes basic mitigation of security threats, introduction to wireless networking concepts and terminology, and performance-based skills. Prepares for CISCO Certification Exam.

Contact

Please contact the Continuing Education department at LSCCE@LoneStar.edu for more information.

Program Plan

Courses Contact Hours
ITCCC 2107502 Introduction to Networks 80
ITCCC 2107602 Routing and Switching Essentials 80
ITCCC 2207802 Scaling Networks 80
ITCCC 2207902 Connecting Networks 80
CISCO Network Administrator (CCNA) Certificate Total 320

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Career Options

Median wage: $73,6001

Representative career titles and job positions for this program plan include:

  • Network Engineer2
  • IT Manager2
  • Network Administrator2

Gainful Employment

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that "prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation."

Footnotes

  1. Wage data is based on annual salaries from Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Employment Statistics, 2013
  2. Position titles vary by employer and location.

Tuition

Program Cost: $1,008

Financial Aid

Financial aid helps students and their families pay for college. There are several types of financial aid available to LSC students and financial aid packages may include more than one type of award.