Cisco CCNA Diploma (CNAD)

Attention This is an overview of the program. The course sequencing is meant to serve as a guideline for your semester planning. Please note that the scheduling of courses, program sequencing and curriculum are subject to change.
This is a “Fast-Track” CCNA Diploma Program designed for those students interested in pursuing a career as Cisco Systems Networking Specialists. All course work is offered through the internationally recognized Cisco Systems Networking Academy. This program prepares students to take the Cisco CCENT and CCNA certification examinations.

Upon successful completion of this program, graduates will be able to:
• identify and qualify to apply for positions as entry-level network technicians.
• install, configure and maintain network switches, routers.
• install and maintain network infrastructure for LAN and WAN networks.
• take the Cisco CCNA certification test.

This program is for students who want to pursue Cisco certification and are not enrolled in the Computer Specialist - Network Technology degree.
First Semester
Course Number Course Name Course Credits
NET 220 CCNA 1 Introduction to Networks
(1st 7 weeks)
3.5
NET 225 CCNA 2 Routing & Switching Essentials
(2nd 7 weeks)
3.5
NET 109 Orientation to IT Professionals 1
Semester Credits 8
Second Semester
Course Number Course Name Course Credits
NET 230 CCNA 3 Scaling Networks 
(1st 7 weeks)
3.5
NET 235 CCNA 4 Connecting Networks
(2nd 7½ weeks)
3.5
Semester Credits 7
Credit Total 15
This program is for students who want to pursue Cisco certification and are not enrolled in the Computer Specialist - Network Technology degree.