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Enterprise Networking (2013-2014)
This program prepares students to design, administer, maintain, and troubleshoot networks of all sizes. Skills gained include specification preparation, network management, network design, equipment and system sales, and software development. Laboratory courses provide students with hands-on experience to demonstrate the principles of Enterprise Networking. Courses provide learning opportunities for students new to the field, as well as those who are experienced professionals. Specialized courses are also available to help the student prepare for certification exams including: Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), VMware Certified Professional (VCP), and the Certified Wireless Administrator (CWNA).
 
Program Learning Outcomes
The student will be able to design a network infrastructure to support specific user and business requirements.
The student will be able to design, implement and maintain appropriate security services for network systems.
The student will be able to select the components to create a virtual infrastructure.
The student will be able to optimize the performance, reliability and availability of network services.
 
Career Opportunities
Enterprise Networking graduates have career opportunities in Information Communication Technology (ICT), computer networks, data communications, marketing, system design, specification writing, technical writing, data center control, network management, sales, equipment installation, diagnostics, & programming.
 
Units required for Major: 55
Units required for Certificate: 20-25
 
Associate Degree Requirements:
English proficiency: ENGL 1A, 1AH, 1S & 1T, ESLL 26 or equivalent.
Mathematics proficiency: MATH 57, 105, 108 or equivalent.
A minimum of 90 units is required* to include:
All Foothill General Education requirements (30 Units)
Core courses (45 Units)
Support courses (10 units)

* Additional elective course work may be necessary to meet the 90-unit minimum requirement for the associate degree.

NOTE: All courses pertaining to the major must be taken for a letter grade and the student must receive a grade of "C" or higher in these courses.
 
Program Type(s):
AS = Associate in Science Degree.
CP = Certificate of Proficiency [Non-Transcriptable].
 
Core Courses: (45 units)
C S 50A Network Fundamentals (CCNA) (5 units)
C S 50B IP Routing Protocol Fundamentals (CCNA) (5 units)
C S 50C The Local Area Network: Ethernet & Wireless Networks (5 units)
C S 50D Introduction to Wide Area Networks, Network Security, & IP Addressing Services (5 units)
C S 52A Advanced IP Routing Protocols & Services (CCNP) (5 units)
C S 52B Advanced Switching & Campus LAN Design (CCNP) (5 units)
C S 52C Advanced Network Troubleshooting (CCNP) (5 units)
C S 54A Storage Area Networks (5 Units)
C S 60A Installing & Configuring Windows Server 2012 (5 units)
 
Support Courses: (10 units)
Select one option from the following:

VMware Option:
C S 54B VMware vSphere Install, Configure, & Manage (5 units)
C S 54C VMware VIEW (5 units)

Microsoft MSCA Server Option:
C S 60B Administering Windows Server 2012 (5 units)
C S 60C Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services (5 units)

Infrastructure/Desktop Support Option: (select 2 courses)
C S 50E Introduction to IP Network Security (5 units)
C S 56A Enterprise Wireless Local Area Networks (5 Units)
C S 61A Windows 8 Configuration (5 Units)
VMware Certificate of Proficiency - (25 Units)[Non-Transcriptable]
Prepares the student to receive their CCNP credential. CCNA level knowledge is necessary to for these courses.
C S 50A Network Fundamentals (CCNA) (5 units)
C S 50C The Local Area Network: Ethernet & Wireless Networks (5 units)
C S 54A Storage Area Networks (5 units)
C S 54B VMware vSphere Install, Configure, & Manage (5 units)
C S 54C VMware VIEW (5 units)

There are no minimum math or English proficiencies required for this certificate.
Microsoft Windows MCSA Certificate of Proficiency(25 Units)[Non-Transcriptable]
C S 50A Network Fundamentals (CCNA) (5 units)
C S 60A Installing & Configuring Windows Server 2012 (5 units)
C S 60B Administering Windows Server 2012 (5 units)
C S 60C Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services (5 units)
C S 60A Installing & Configuring Windows Server 2012 (5 units)

NOTE: There are no English or mathematics proficiencies required for this certificate.
Cisco Academy CCNA Certificate of Proficiency(20 Units)[Non-Transcriptable]
Prepares the student to receive their CCNA certification.
C S 50A Network Fundamentals (CCNA) (5 units)
C S 50B IP Routing Protocol Fundamentals (CCNA) (5 units)
C S 50C The Local Area Network: Ethernet & Wireless Networks (5 units)
C S 50D Introduction to Wide Area Networks, Network Security, & IP Addressing Services (5 units)

NOTE: There are no English or mathematics proficiencies required for this certificate.
Cisco Academy CCNP Certificate of Proficiency(20 Units)[Non-Transcriptable]
Prepares the student to receive their CCNP certification. CCNA level knowledge is necessary to successfully complete these courses.
C S 52A Advanced IP Routing Protocols & Services (CCNP) (5 units)
C S 52B Advanced Switching & Campus LAN Design (CCNP) (5 units)
C S 52C Advance Network Troubleshooting (CCNP) (5 units)
C S 56A Enterprise Wireless Local Area Networks (5 Units)

NOTE: There are no English or mathematics proficiencies required for this certificate.

Academic Year: 2013-2014

Current status: Approved
Last update: 2013-07-03 08:09:44

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