Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Description: The Cisco Network Specialist program teaches how to build, maintain and troubleshoot computer networks. Students also learn how to connect these networks to other networks and the Internet.

Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will setup, troubleshoot, and maintain a complex local area network (LAN).

Program Offered at the Following Sites: Moultrie-Veterans Parkway, Thomasville Program Length: Four (4) Semesters

Cost of Program: Click Here.

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Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admissions criteria. Applicants must have CIST 1122, a CIS Degree, or Diploma from a regionally accredited college or university, two years experience in field, or receive the approval of the advisor for admission. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.

Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Program Final Exit Point: Cisco Network Specialist, Technical Certificate of Credit.

Graduates who complete CIST 2451, CIST 2452, CIST 2453, and CIST 2454 are eligible to sit for the Cisco CCNA certification exam.

Credits Required for Graduation: 16 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.

Note: Credits from this program may be applied to a degree or a diploma program.

For more information regarding this program including job placement rate, on-time graduation rate, costs, occupational information, etc., Please Click Here.


Credit Hours

1. Occupational Courses (16 hours)
CIST 2451 Introduction to Networks - CISCO 4
CIST 2452 CISCO Routing and Switching Essentials 4
CIST 2453 CISCO Scaling Networks 4
CIST 2454 CISCO Connecting Networks 4
Charles Everett
Computer Information Systems Faculty
Business & Computer Technology
O: (229) 227-2582
Ed Fritz
CIS Faculty
Business & Computer Technology
O: (229) 225-5242
Christine Sanchez
Computer Information Systems Faculty
Business & Computer Technology
O: (229) 227-2581
Robert Stokes
Business & Computer Technology
O: (229) 391-2618
Kris Strawder
Computer Information Systems Faculty
School of Business
O: (229) 391-2610
Adriane Thomas
Business & Computer Technology
O: (229) 217-4224