2020-2021 Catalog 
    Sep 23, 2023  
2020-2021 Catalog [PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR]

Computer Networking Technician Certificate

This certificate is designed to provide students with the skills necessary to install, troubleshoot and support computers and servers in a small to medium-sized computer network. Students are prepared for two industry certifications: CompTIA A+ Certified IT Technician and CompTIA Network+. Successful students will have the skills required to gain employment in entry-level positions in the information technology field.

Credit Hours Required: 14

This certificate is not eligible for Federal Financial Aid. To explore other financial aid opportunities, please visit the YC Answer Center.

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Computer Networking Technician Certificate program, the learner will be able to:

  1. Describe and configure the hardware and software used in a small to medium sized computer network. (CNT100)
  2. Maintain and repair personal computers. (CNT110)
  3. Discuss the methods and operation of local and wide area networks. (CNT115)
  4. Perform administrative and troubleshooting tasks on Windows server operating systems. (CNT120)