The mission of the Networking Certificate is to offer students a working knowledge of the principles, techniques, and skills required to set up and maintain a networking environment, so that individuals following this sequence of courses are prepared for employment or enhancement of their skills as a network technician or network administrator.
Admission to the Program:
Students are expected to be proficient in the use of the Windows operating system. Proficiency may be developed by completing CMGEN 110 with a grade of "C" or better.
Certificate (Certificate Program)
Total Credit Hours: 28
Select a course number below to see a course description.
Required Program Courses
|CMCIS 151||NETWORK FUNDAMENTALS ||4|
|CMNET 140||WINDOWS ADMINISTRATION ||3|
|CMNET 150||COMPUTER HARDWARE INFRASTRUCTURE ||3|
|CMNET 165||HELP DESK CONCEPTS ||3|
|CMNET 210||WINDOWS SERVER ADMINISTRATION ||3|
|CMNET 220||NETWORK INFRASTRUCTURE ADMINISTRATION ||3|
|CMNET 230||DIRECTORY SERVICE ADMINISTRATION ||3|
|CMNET 250||ADVANCED SECURITY TOPICS ||3 to 4|
|CMNET 280||FIREWALL ADMINISTRATION ||3|
Students enrolled in this program must meet with their assigned academic advisor to plan a specific course schedule meeting Illinois Central College and personal requirements.
Recommended Course Sequence
|Fall Semester 1||CMCIS 151; CMNET 140; CMNET 150; CMNET 165; CMNET 210|
|Spring Semester 1||CMNET 220; CMNET 230; CMNET 250; CMNET 280|
Program Contact Information
Business, Legal, and Information Systems Department
Room TC 205
Illinois Career Cluster