Microsoft Networking Technology

Microsoft Technical Specialist - CCL

Major: 
5841
Effective term: 
2016 Summer
Final term: 
9999
Award: 
CCL
Total credits required: 
16-17
Description

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Microsoft Technical Specialist program provides training for an entry-level position working with Windows networks. Knowledge and skills are developed to install, configure, customize, optimize, and troubleshoot Windows servers and Windows client workstations. The courses in the program also help to prepare for Microsoft Certified Product Specialist (MCP) and Microsoft Certified Information Technology Professional (MCITP) examinations. The curriculum ideally is taught by Microsoft Certified Professionals.

Program notes

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

++ indicates any module/suffixed courses.

Prerequisites
Credits:0-3
CIS105Survey of Computer Information Systems (3) OR
Permission of Department or Division 0-3
Requirements
Credits:16-17
CIS121ABMicrosoft Command Line Operations (1) OR
CIS221ABMicrosoft Power Shell (1) 1
 
BPC170Computer Maintenance: A+ Exam Prep Level I 3
BPC270Computer Maintenance: A+ Exam Prep Level II 3
 
CIS190Introduction to Local Area Networks (3) OR
CNT140Cisco Networking Basics (4) OR
MST140Microsoft Networking Essentials (3) 3-4
 
MST150Microsoft Windows Professional (3) OR
MST150++Any MST150 Microsoft Windows course (3) 3
 
CIS270Essentials of Network and Information Security 3
Competencies
  1. Implement DOS commands and functions. (CIS121AB, CIS221AB)
  2. Identify basic personal computer architecture and components. (BPC170, BPC270)
  3. Troubleshoot problems with various common hardware and software configurations. (BPC170, BPC270)
  4. Analyze local area network LAN topologies and communication standards. (CIS190, CNT140, MST140, MST150, MST150++)
  5. Identify the hardware and software components of a local area network. (CIS190, CNT140, MST140)
  6. Create and manage user and group accounts. (CIS190, CNT140, MST140, MST150, MST150++)
  7. Implement and troubleshoot network printers. (MST150, MST150++)
  8. Secure network resources with share permissions and New Technology File System (NTFS) permissions. (MST150, MST150++, CIS270)
  9. Install, configure, and optimize Windows network operating system. (MST150, MST150++)
  10. Monitor network resources and events. (CIS270)