Certificate of Proficiency l 865 Clock Hours
School of Applied Technology
Program Location: Taylorsville Redwood Campus, TB 517
General Information: 801-957-7522
Program Information: 801-957-3354
Academic and Career Advising
Academic Advisor: Liliana Rodriguez, SCC SCM 1-061L, (801) 957-3469
Associate Professors − Douglas Miller
Assistant Professor - Steven Fogg
This program is designed to prepare students for entry-level career opportunities, continuing education, and completing globally recognized certifications (CCENT and CCNA) in order to support, install and maintain computer networking infrastructures. Students learn to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot medium-sized router and switched networks, including implementation and verification of connections to remote sites in a WAN. The curriculum includes basic mitigation of security threats, introduction to wireless networking concepts and terminology, and performance-based skills. This curriculum also includes (but is not limited to) the use of these networking protocols: IP, Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP), Serial Line Interface Protocol Frame Relay, Routing Information Protocol Version 2 (RIPv2), VLANs, Ethernet, access control lists (ACLs).
For state and national occupation information, visit http://online.onetcenter.org/find/ and enter the following O*Net code(s):
- 15-1081.00 Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts
- 15-1071.00 Network and Computer Systems
Transfer/Articulation Information: Please check with the department for current articulation information
Program Entry Requirements: Students must demonstrate basic education skills as assessed by the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE):
Estimated Cost for Students: Please visit the program website for up-to-date cost information. http://www.slcc.edu/sat/programs/computernetwork/networkinfrastructure.aspx
Estimated Time to Completion: 865 Clock Hours
Specialized Accreditation: Cisco Network Academy
|Program Student Learning Outcomes
||Related College-Wide Student Learning Outcomes
|Students will learn to design, install, and support an organization’s local area network (LAN)
|Maintain network hardware and software, analyze problems, and monitor the network to ensure its availability to system users.
|Plan, coordinate, and implement recommendations for enhancements of networks.
|Students will develop customer service and communication skills to work with clients.