Network Administration and Engineering

Computer Networking Technician – Diploma Courses

Award: Diploma
Required number of credits: 33
Program Start: Fall only

The Computer Networking Technician program requires a mix of general education and hands-on courses. The following list of courses is the suggested sequence of study for a full-time student.

When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

2016–2017 Suggested Sequence of Study and Course Cost

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

General Education courses
Course has a prerequisite and/or corequisite. See the course description for more details.

Semester 1
BCA201 Introduction to Information Systems -OR- 3 $505.50
BCA205 Database/Spreadsheets -OR- 3 $505.50
CSC110 Introduction to Computers 3 $505.50
COM781 Written Communication in the Workplace -OR- 3 $505.50
ENG105 Composition I 3 $505.50
MAT110 Math for Liberal Arts 3 $505.50
NET109 A+ Certification Prep Course 4 $719.00
NET213 CISCO Networking 4 $714.00

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Total Credits 17
Semester 2
CIS303 Introduction to Database 3 $505.50
NET225 Routing and Switching Essentials 4 $724.00
NET313 Windows Server 3 $565.50
NET412 Linux System Administration 3 $505.50
PSY102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 $505.50
PSY111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- 3 $505.50
SOC110 Introduction to Sociology 3 $505.50

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Total Credits 16

Course Cost Calculation:
2016–2017 resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Cindi Clark
Black Hawk Hall 101
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Student Success Specialist

Valerie Eagen
Bremer Hall 102
319-296-2329 ext.1061
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Program Advisor

Todd Bengen
Black Hawk Hall 114
319-296-2329 ext.1124
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Chad Dean
Black Hawk Hall 106
319-296-2329 ext.1707
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Cynthia Bottrell, Ph.D.
Grundy Hall 266
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