CIS - Internetwork Technician Emphasis

Associate in Science
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02088)

Provides intensive training in the theory and practice of the operation and maintenance of internetworking with special emphasis on switches, routers, and other specialized equipment. The objectives of the curriculum are to prepare students for employment as certified level technicians in the Internetworking industry.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Demonstrate the ability to design, administer, configure, analyze, and explain network hardware and software connectivity using commands and interfaces that monitor and control traffic within and between devices.
Program Requirements
CIS/ELEC 142NETWORKING ACADEMY FUNDAMENTALS (CISCO CERTIFICATION PREPARATION)3
CIS 144AROUTERS AND INTERNETWORK FUNDAMENTALS (CISCO CERTIFICATION PREPARATION)3
CIS 144BADVANCED ROUTERS AND LAN NETWORKING3
CIS 144CWIDE AREA NETWORKS IMPLEMENTATION AND SUPPORT3
CIS 147NETWORK SECURITY3
ELEC 15DATA, VOICE, AND VIDEO CABLE INSTALLATION2
ELEC 260MICROCOMPUTER SYSTEMS AND A+ CERTIFICATION4
ELEC 266NETWORK MANAGEMENT FOR TECHNICIANS4
Complete Common Core courses for Computer Information Systems17-19
Total Units42-44

To earn an associate degree, additional general education and graduation requirements must be completed.

Some courses within this program may require additional coursework that must be completed prior to enrollment in these courses. Please consult the individual course listings for prerequisites and any other limitations on enrollment.

Common Core
BUS 211COMMUNICATION IN BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY3
or BUS 212 BUSINESS COMMUNICATION
Select 2-4 units of the following:2-4
WORK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS I
WORK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS II
WORK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS III
WORK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS IV
CIS/ELEC 10AMICROCOMPUTER REPAIR AND SERVICE2
CIS 101INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS4
CIS 130MICROCOMPUTER DISK OPERATING SYSTEM1
CIS 139WINDOWING ENVIRONMENT1
CIS 150INTRODUCTION TO TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND THE INTERNET1
CIS 226OPERATING SYSTEMS AND COMMAND LANGUAGES3
Total Units17-19