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hcc catalogue '11-'12

Science, Engineering, and Technology - Programs of Study

Cisco Certified Networking
Computer Support Technology Certificate (Career)
Application Code 151

For curriculum information, contact the Science, Engineering, and Technology Division—Room ST-248—443-518-1600.

The Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification indicates a foundation in apprentice knowledge of networking for the small office/home office (SOHO) market. CCNA-certified professionals can install, configure, and operate LAN/WAN, and dial access services for small networks. Courses such as CSCO-291, CSCO-292, CSCO-293, and CSCO-294 prepare students to sit for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification exam. The Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) certification indicates advanced or journeyman knowledge of networks. With a CCNP, a network professional can plan, implement, secure, maintain, and troubleshoot converged enterprise networks.  Courses such as CSCO-651, CSCO-652, and CSCO-653 prepare students to sit for the Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) certification exams, CCNP(ROUTE), CCNP(SWITCH), and CCNP(TSHOOT). CSCO-308 prepares students to sit for Implementing Cisco IOS Network Security (IINS) certification exam. CSCO-305 prepares students to sit for Cisco Voice Over IP (CVOICE) certification exam.

ELEC-140Network Cabling Systems3
CSCO-291Introduction to Networks3
CSCO-292Routing and Switching Essentials3
CSCO-293Scaling Networks3
CSCO-294Connecting Networks3
CSCO-305Cisco IP Telephony3
CSCO-308CCNA Security3
CSCO-651Implementing IP Routing3
CSCO-652Implementing IP Switching3
CSCO-653Maintaining and Troubleshooting IP Networks3

Gainful Employment Disclosures

hcc catalogue '11-'12

Accounting - ACCT
Aging Services - AGNG
American Sign Language - AMSL
Anthropology - ANTH
Arabic - ARAB 
Art - ARTT 
Astronomy - ASTR
Bioinformatics - BFMT 
Biology - BIOL 
Biomedical Engineering - BMET
Business - BMGT 
Cardiovascular Technology - CARD
Chemistry - CHEM 
Chinese - CHNS 
Cisco - CSCO 
Computer-Aided Design - CADD
Computer Forensics - CFOR 
Computer Systems - CMSY 
Conflict Resolution - CRES
Construction Management - CNST 
Cooperative Education - COOP
Criminal Justice - CRIM 
Culinary Management - CMGT 
Dance - DANC
Dental Hygiene - DHYG 
Diagnostic Medical
Sonography - DMSU

Economics - ECON 
Education - EDUC 
Electronics - ELEC 
Emergency Medical Technician/
Paramedic - EMSP
Engineering -ENES 
English- ENGL 
Entrepreneurship - ENTR 
Environmental Science - ENST
Exercise Science - EXSC 
Farsi - FARS
Film - FILM 
Financial Planning- FNPL 
Fine Arts - FINE 
First-Year Experience - FYEX
French - FREN 
Geography - GEOG
Geology - GEOL

German - GERM 
Greek - GREK 
Health Care - HEAL 
Health Education - HEED 
Hebrew - HBRW
Hindi - HNDI
History - HIST 
Horticulture - HORT 
Hospitality Management - HMGT
Human Development - HMDV 
Human Services - HUMS 
Humanities - HUMN
Interior Design - INDS
Italian - ITAL 
Japanese - JPNS
Korean - KORE 
Life Fitness - LFIT 
Mathematics - MATH 
Medical Laboratory
Technician - MLTS

Meteorology - METO 
Microsoft - MSFT 
Music - MUSC 
Nursing - NURS 
Nutrition - NUTR
Office Technology - OFFI 
Philosophy - PHIL 
Physical Therapist
Assistant - PTAP
Physics - PHYS 
Political Science - POLI 
Portuguese - PORT
Psychology - PSYC 
Public Health - PUBH
Radiologic Technology - RADT
Retailing - RETL 
Russian - RUSS 
Social Work - SOWK
Sociology - SOCI 
Spanish - SPAN 
Speech - SPCH 
Television and Radio - TVRD
Theatre - THET 
Turkish - TURK
Women's Studies - WMST