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2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Network Technology, A.A.S.


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The Network Technology AAS degree prepares a student for a variety of Information Technology careers. Some coursework prepares for the student for the CCNA (Cisco Certified Networking Associate) certification exam, while other courses provide a variety of skills needed for the CompTIA A+ exam, Network+, and Linux+ exams.  Microsoft Server competencies are explored in great detail.  Additional general education requirements, along with computing and associated networking technology coursework, expands the student’s background to prepare them for additional opportunities and careers in the computer/networking field. Students completing the AAS Network Technology degree may earn the Bachelor’s degree by completing an additional two years in the BS Network Technology Program.

Objectives

  • Graduates working as industry professionals who are competent in essential and emerging networking technologies.
  • Graduates who can communicate effectively and work as part of a team.

Outcomes

  • Graduates will be able to demonstrate sufficient knowledge in essential skills to obtain employment in the Information Technology arena.
  • Graduates will have experienced a relevant work-place environment.

Assessment

  • Industry Advisory Boards
  • Graduate/Placement Survey
  • Internship Student/Supervisor Evaluations
  • Instructional Diagnosis Tools
  • Student Evaluations
  • Student Peer Evaluations

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