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Enterprise Networking (2014-2015)
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 - Data Center Virtualization, 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 center visualization, data communications, marketing, system design, specification writing, technical writing, data center control, network management, sales, equipment installation, diagnostics and 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:
Completion of one of the following general education patterns: Foothill General Education, CSU General Education Breadth Requirements or the Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC)
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 Basics (CCNA) (5 units)
C S 50B Routing Protocols (CCNA) (5 units)
C S 50C Switched Networks (CCNA) (5 units)
C S 50D Connecting Networks - WANS (CCNA) (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)

Data Center Visualization & Cloud Computing Option:
C S 54B VMware vSphere Install, Configure & Manage (5 units)
C S 54D Cloud Infrastructure & Services (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 VMware Certified Professional - Data Center Virtualization credential.
C S 50C Switched Networks (CCNA) (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)
C S 54D Cloud Infrastructure & Services (5 units)
NOTE: There are no minimum math or English proficiencies required for this certificate.
Microsoft Windows MCSA Certificate of Proficiency(25 Units)[Non-Transcriptable]
Prepares the student to take their Microsoft Windows MCSA Certification Exams.
C S 50A Network Basics (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)
NOTE: There are no English or mathematics proficiencies required for this certificate.
Cisco Academy CCNA Certificate of Proficiency(25 Units)[Non-Transcriptable]
Prepares the student to take their CCNA certification exam.
C S 50A Network Basics (CCNA) (5 units)
C S 50B Routing Protocols (CCNA) (5 units)
C S 50C Switched Networks (CCNA) (5 units)
C S 50D Connecting Networks - WANS (CCNA) (5 units)
C S 50E Introduction to IP Network Security (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: 2014-2015

Current status: Approved
Last update: 2014-05-06 16:28:17

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