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Make the connection between your interest in IT and the networking needs of organizations around the globe. For a better understanding of security, performance and best practices, consider enrolling in our Advanced Networking Certificate program.
The Advanced Networking Certificate is designed to provide complete coverage of networking topics including the OSI model, network topologies, network protocols, network operating systems, as well as network architecture, network design and management. Comprehensive coverage of local area, wide area, and wireless networks including performance and service levels are addressed in this concentration. This certificate also provides an exposure to network modeling and measuring of network performance. This program helps preparation for industry certifications such as the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) and Expert (MCSE) as well as the CompTIA Linux+ Powered by LPI certification.
The requires a minimum of credits, which may come from a combination of required and elective courses.
Program Student Learning Outcomes
In addition to the knowledge and skills related to the University Learning Goals, College of Information Systems & Technology graduating students are intended to attain certain program-specific knowledge, skills and abilities. Therefore, you should be able to demonstrate the following learning outcomes by the time you complete this program. Review the program student learning outcomes (PDF) for the Advanced Networking Certificate program.
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We believe that students and families should be prepared financially for college and understand gainful employment opportunities before starting any program. So we want to ensure you have the information you need to make an informed choice - information like what it will cost, the skills you'll learn through your chosen program, and the types of occupations the program prepares you for.View the Advanced Networking Certificate gainful employment disclosures.
While widely available, not all courses are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats.