Network Security Professional

Course Description

In addition to the skills learned as a Computer Network Technician, this major prepares students to implement security measures for network systems. Students learn to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot medium-size routed and switched networks, including implementation and verification of connections to remote sites in a wide area network (WAN). Students are introduced to wireless networking concepts and security prevention measures. Students in this major gain the technical skills required for Cisco Certified Network Associate, Cisco Certified Entry Level Technician, Cisco Security Certification, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, and/or Microsoft Certified Professional industry certifications.

Course Sequence

Fundamentals of Technology
120 hours

Computer Repair and Troubleshooting I
120 hours

Computer Repair and Troubleshooting II
180 hours

Network and Routing Fundamentals
240 hours

Routing Switching, and WAN Technologies
240 hours

CCNA Network Security
240 hours

Career Major Capstone
120 hours

Information Technology

State Program Code
IT0010025
Hours
1260
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