2019-2020 Catalog

Cisco Network Specialist (CN71) Certificate

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Campus Availability and Advisement:

  • Floyd County Campus Advisor: Tony Cantrell
  • Walker County Campus Advisor: Dwight Watt or Rocky Spurlock
  • This program is also available 100% online. For online advisement, contact any of the above.

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.

Program Technical Requirements

1. All CIST programs require windows based PC.

2. Mac and Linux based computers are not compatible with programs.

3. CIST 1510 Web Graphics 1 and CIST 2531 Web Graphics 2 require an Adobe Photoshop subscription.


Required Courses

CIST 2451Introduction to Networks - CISCO


CIST 2452Cisco Routing and Switching Essentials


CIST 2453Cisco Scaling Networks


CIST 2454Cisco Connecting Networks


Total Credit Hours: 16 Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation