2022-2023 Catalog

Microsoft Network Administrator (MS11) Certificate

Campus Availability and Advisement:

Program Description:

The Microsoft Network Administrator certificate provides training in Microsoft networking. This certificate will prepare the student for an entry-level computer networking position. Skills taught include implementation of Microsoft operating systems, implementation of Microsoft servers, and networking Infrastructure. This certificate prepares the student to sit for the Microsoft Certified IP Professional (MCITP) networking exam. Hands-on labs provide students with real world simulations.

Program Technical Requirements

1. All CIST programs require windows based PC.

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

3. CIST 1510 and CIST 2531 require an Adobe Creative Cloud subscription.

Course Validity Duration

All CIST courses are valid for a period of 5 years after completion.

COMP 1000 is valid for a period of 5 years after completion.

Required Courses

CIST 2411Microsoft Client


CIST 2412Microsoft Server Installation and Maintenance


CIST 2413Microsoft Server Networking


(Choose one Microsoft Elective Below - 4 credit hours)

CIST 2414Windows Server Identity Services



CIST 2420Microsoft Exchange Server


Total Credit Hours: 16 Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation