2023-2024 Yavapai College Catalog 
    May 23, 2024  
2023-2024 Yavapai College Catalog [PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR]

Cisco Networking Specialist Certificate

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The Cisco Networking Specialist certificate is designed for students to install and support medium to large computer networks with an emphasis on configuration of Cisco routers and switches. This program prepares students for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification exam.

Credit Hours Required: 21

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Cisco Networking Specialist Certificate program, the learner will be able to:

  1. Describe and configure the hardware and software used in a medium to large-sized computer network.
  2. Maintain and repair personal computers.
  3. Describe network protocols and perform basic network device configuration.
  4. Configure Cisco routing, switching, and wireless technologies.
  5. Configure advanced routing and network security.
  6. Write and debug programs and scripts for application in a network environment.