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Networking Technology: Cisco - CCL

Gainful Employment Information
Major: 5967
Effective Term: 2008 Fall Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 20-24

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Networking Technology: Cisco provides training for those interested in supervisory responsibilities working with Cisco Systems networking and Internet hardware. Knowledge and skills are developed to install, configure, maintain, and troubleshoot Cisco routers and switches; configure advanced routing protocols, Local Area Networks (LANs), and Wide Area Networks (WANs); troubleshoot problems with various hardware and software configurations and perform administrative tasks in a network . The courses in the program are also designed to help prepare students for the Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA) examination and are taught by Cisco Certified Professionals using the Cisco Networking Academy program curriculum.

Program Notes:

Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program.

Admission Criteria: None
Program Prerequisites: None
Required Courses
BPC170 Computer Maintenance: A+ Exam Prep Level I 3
CIS126 ++UNIX/Linux Operating System (any module) (3) OR
MST150 ++Microsoft Windows Professional (any module) (3) 3
One of the following 2 tracks must be fulfilled:
Track 1 Exploration: Credits: 14 - 18
CNT140 Cisco Networking Basics (4) OR
CNT140AA Introduction to Networks (4) OR
CNT138 CCNA Discovery - Networking for Home and Small Businesses (3) AND
CNT148 CCNA Discovery - Working at a Small-to-Medium Business
or Internet Service Provider (3) 4-6
CNT150 Cisco Networking Router Technologies (4) OR
CNT150AA Cisco - Routing and Switching Essentials (4) 4
CNT160 Cisco Switching Basics and Intermediate Routing (3) OR
CNT160AA Scaling Networks (4) 3-4
CNT170 Cisco Wide Area Networks (WAN) Technologies (3) OR
CNT170AA Cisco - Connecting Networks (4) 3-4
Track 2 Discovery: Credits: 14
CNT138 CCNA Discovery - Networking for Home and Small Businesses 3
CNT148 CCNA Discovery - Working at a Small-to-Medium Business
or Internet Service Provider 3
CNT158 CCNA Discovery - Introduction to Routing and Switching
in the Enterprise 4
CNT168 CCNA Discovery - Designing and Supporting Computer Networks 4

Program Competencies

  1. Identify basic personal computer architecture and components. (BPC170)
  2. Troubleshoot problems with various common hardware and software configurations. (BPC170)
  3. Describe methods of meeting customer stated expectations, and determining customer satisfaction. (BPC170, CNT138, CNT170AA)
  4. Perform day-to-day administrative tasks in a network. (CIS126++, MST150++)
  5. Design, install, and troubleshoot a Local Area Network (LAN) using industry standards. (CNT138, CNT148, CNT158, CNT168, CNT140, CNT140AA, CNT150AA, CNT160AA, CNT170AA)
  6. Configure, install and troubleshoot Cisco router switched network. (CNT150, CNT138, CNT148, CNT158, CNT150AA, CNT160AA, CNT170AA)
  7. Configure advanced routing protocols, Local Area Networks (LANs), and LAN switching. (CNT160, CNT150, CNT170, CNT148, CNT158, CNT168, CNT150AA, CNT160AA, CNT170AA)
  8. Design and configure advanced Wide Area Network (WAN) projects using Cisco IOS command set. (CNT170, CNT168, CNT170AA)

Complete program information is available here.

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change.

Please refer to the Official MCCCD CCTA website for official programs information.