Computer & Networking Technology (AAS)
The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Computer and Networking Technology program offers the student a solid, hands-on skill set of computer, networking and internetworking systems, and health information technology principles. Students gain an understanding of the interaction between microcomputer software and hardware, network and internetworking operating systems software and hardware, the use of troubleshooting techniques, and troubleshooting hardware and software tools.
You must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses required within the program.
Cisco classes are compressed 8-week intensive courses. GCC Cisco compressed courses, each meet the full number of course content hours, competencies, workload, credit hours and academic standards as a traditional 16-week course. Cisco classes may require computer lab time outside of scheduled class time and independent study time. Benefit of the compressed Cisco courses is a Fast-Track to Completion.
The semesters in which general education courses (SB, HU, COM, and Science) are suggested are flexible and may be switched in sequence. You may want to consider taking one or more of these courses during the summer session in order to distribute your class load more evenly between the semesters.
For more information, contact an Academic Advisor or the Program Director.