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CIS: Networking Specialist Certificate

This program prepares students for the challenging field of networking where fundamental knowledge of networks underpins the ability to master rapidly advancing advancements that span nearly all technologies in use today.  A thorough practical foundation is provided by the rigorous Cisco Academy, with additional courses in the specialized topics of server administration, cybersecurity, wireless, and cloud networking.

Students who satisfactorily complete the program requirements qualify for a certificate of program completion. All program required courses must have been completed with a grade of 2.0 or better.

Schoolcraft program code #1YC.00231
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Sample Plan

First Year - Fall Semester

Total Credits: 17

First Year - Winter Semester

Total Credits: 17

Program Total: Credits 34

Not all courses are offered each semester.  Students should work with an academic advisor or counselor to develop a schedule that will work for them. Students planning to transfer should check the transfer institution’s requirements/guides or discuss their options with an academic advisor or counselor. Number of credits may vary depending on the course selection.

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