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College Catalog 2018-2019

Network Administration
Career Studies Certificate
Offered through AN, ELI, LO
CIP Code: 11.0101

Purpose: This career studies certificate provides the student with a broad background in networking technologies, administration, and support. The material presented in the certificate provides the foundational knowledge covered in the Network+ Certification. It is recommended that students complete the A+ Certification before the Network+ Certification.

One Year Credits
1st Semester
ITE 115 Introduction to Computer Applications and Concepts 3
ITN 100 Introduction to Telecommunications or 3
  ITN  101  Introduction to Network Concepts  
Total   6
2nd Semester
ITN 170 Linux System Administration or 3
  ITN  171  Unix I  
ITN 200 Administration of Network Resources 3
ITN 260 Network Security Basics 3
Total   9
Total credits for the Network Administration Career Studies Certificate=15

IT courses used for this program may not be more than 10 years old, unless approved by academic dean.

All first-time students must take a one-credit Student Development (SDV) course prior to enrolling in their 16th credit at NOVA.