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Occupational Endorsement Certificate in Cisco-Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

Admission Requirements

Satisfy the Application and Admission Requirements for Occupational Endorsement Certificate Programs.


Students should meet with CNT faculty concerning what courses to take each semester as well as general degree planning.

Graduation Requirements

Program Requirements

Total Credits16

A total of 16 credits is required for the occupational endorsement certificate.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

Students graduating with an Occupational Endorsement Certificate in Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) will be able to demonstrate:

  • Proficiency in Cisco router installation, configuration and troubleshooting in multi-protocol inter-networks.
  • Proficiency in Cisco switch and VLAN installation, configuration and troubleshooting in multi-protocol inter-networks.
  • Competency in entry-level tasks of planning, design, installation, operation and troubleshooting Ethernet and TCP/IP networks.