Network Technology and Administration Certificate Program
|Course Title||Course Number||Semester Taken||Credits||Prerequisites|
|Introduction to Networking||CIT162||3||CIT110 or CIT113 or CIT120 or Chair approval|
|Routers and Routing Basics||CIT167||3||CIT162|
|Switching Basics and Intermediate Routing||CIT267||3||CIT167|
|MS Windows Server Admin/Lab||CIT282||4||CIT162; pre/co-req CIT268|
This program prepares students to maintain network hardware and software so that people within the organization receive timely and accurate information. The program prepares students to connect users to the company’s computer system, by using cable, fiber optics, or wireless communications. It prepares students to identify, document, solve problems, and recommend system improvements, based on user needs and technological advances.
Graduates of this program may qualify to become network administrators, responsible for day-to-day network operations, and for other entry-level network positions.
For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at www.bhcc.mass.edu/ certificate-programs.
Upon Completion of this Concentration Graduates will be able to:
- Set up, maintain, and support networks for small and medium sized businesses.
- Qualify to take the Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) Examination, the Comp TIA Network+ and Comp TIA A+ Certification examinations, the Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA) examination and the Certified Wireless Network Administrator (CWNA) examination.