Network Maintenance (CCL)
The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Network Maintenance is designed to prepare students for entry-level employment in installing, maintaining, servicing, and securing networks, desktop operating systems and network operating systems. Emphasis is placed on developing the knowledge and skills to ensure end-user to end-user connectivity.
You must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses within the program.
All the courses in this program may be applied towards an Associate degrees (AAS) in Computer and Networking Technology if you wish to continue your studies. It also has an embedded certificate (CCL) in Networking Administration: Cisco that you can apply for prior to completing this more advanced CCL program.
Recommended Course Sequence
|Semester I||10-12 Credits||Grade||Sem/Year|
At GCC, CNT140AA and CNT150AA are scheduled such that both can be completed in the same semester. NET183AA may be waived by the Program Director depending on your background and experience.
Operating Systems/PC OR
Permission of Program Director (0-2 credits)
|CIS 121AB||Microsoft Command Line Operations AND||1|
|CIS 126AA||UNIX Operating System: Level I||1|
|CNT 140AA||Introduction to Networks||4|
|CNT 150AA||Cisco - Routing and Switching Essentials||4|
|Semester II||11 Credits||Grade||Sem/Year|
CNT160AA and CNT170AA are scheduled such that both may be completed in the same semester.
|CNT 160AA||Scaling Networks||4|
|CNT 170AA||Cisco - Connecting Networks||4|
|NET 271||Microcomputer Maintenance I: A+ Prep||3|
|Semester III||10 Credits||Grade||Sem/Year|
See an Academic Advisor or the Program Director during the first few weeks of this semester to apply for graduation.
|CNT 205||CCNA Security||4|
|CNT 206||CCNA Wireless||4|
Required course(s) not currently available at GCC. May be offered by other MCCCD colleges.
NET220 Health Information Networking (2 credits)