2020-2021 College Catalog_Amended 
    
    May 28, 2022  
2020-2021 College Catalog_Amended [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Network Administration Two-Year Plan


Degree Information  

Three-Year Plan     

 

Pathways Information

Student pursuing the  Network Administration Pathway program should plan their courses with the assistance of a college advisor.  Any electives, pathway options, or General Education courses should be chosen carefully according to the desired career and based on frequent consultation with a college advisor and faculty advisor.  The courses listed reflect the minimum requirements for the Applied Associate of Science degree.  Additional courses or courses with higher credit value may be taken in order to meet the requirements of desired career.  

Semester 1 | 16 Credits

Course Number & Description

Credits

Semester

Three-Year Plan   3 Fall, Spring
CIS 120 * 4 Fall, Spring
CIS 130   3 Fall
CIS 215   3 Fall, Spring, Summer
ENG 101   3 Fall, Spring, Summer

*Prepare for CompTIA A+ 200-1001

Semester 2 | 17 Credits

Course Number & Description

Credits

Semester

MAT 142    4 Fall, Spring
CIS 220  4 Fall, Spring
CIS 135    3 Fall, Spring
BUS 204   3 Fall, Spring, Summer
ENG 102  OR Arts & Humanities Course    3  

*Prepare for CompTIA A+ 220-1002

Semester 3 | 15 Credits

Course Number & Description

Credits

Semester

Social & Behavioral Sciences Course  4 Spring
CIS 228  OR CIS 161   4 Fall
CIS 230   4  
ENG 102  OR Arts & Humanities Course    3  

*Prepare for CompTIA Network+ N10-007 exam

Semester 4 | 14 Credits

Course Number & Description

Credits

Semester

Social & Behavioral Sciences Course *   4 Spring
CIS 237 ** OR CIS 171   4 Spring
ENG 102  OR Arts & Humanities Course    3  
ENG 102  OR Arts & Humanities Course    3  

*Prepare for CompTIA Security+ SY0-501

*Prepare for CompTIA Linux+

 

Milestones

Less than 15 Credits
  • Explore track options
  • Advising Milestone - Know degree or certificate requirements
During 15-30 Credits
  • Select a track from the options (Computer Technician, Desktop Support, Graphics & Web Design, or Network Administration)
  • Create resume
  • Advising Milestone - Explore careers related to degree 
During 30-45 Credits
  • Explore internship options
  • Revise resume
  • Explore Graduation requirements
  • Advising Milestone - Know the requirements for degree completion
  • Apply for Basic Certificate
Last Semester
  • Apply for Graduation