Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician (CCENT) (6542)
Type of Award
CCC - College Credit Certificate
This college credit certificate consists of four modules. The program is designed to teach students the skills necessary to design, build and maintain small to medium-sized networks. The knowledge gained will allow networking for the Small Office, Home Office (SOHO) market and the ability to work in small businesses or organizations with networks of fewer than 100 nodes.
Based on the Cisco Networking Academy materials, this CCC has courses in networking, network terminology and protocols, network standards, local-area networks, wide area networks, Open System Interconnection models, cabling, cabling tools, Cisco routers, router configuration, Cisco switches and configuring switches. This course covers the competencies for the Cisco CCENT certification.
- Have a standard high school diploma or GED;
- Complete an Application for Admission, located at
Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.
Approximate program length is one year.
The program is offered at the Lake Worth campus.
To see when the course is offered, click the course number. To see a course description, click the course title.
|Required Courses||Credits: 16|
|CTS1650||Cisco Networking 1||3|
|CTS2651||Cisco Networking 2||3|
|CTS2661||Cisco CCENT Certification Prep Exam||1|
|Total Program Credits: 16|
Employment opportunities include network administration and networking infrastructure support.
Career Path Notes
Credits in this certificate program will transfer directly into the Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA) Routing and Switching CCC and/or Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Networking Administrator.
For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit:
Occupational Outlook Handbook: https://www.bls.gov/ooh/
O-Net Online: http://online.onetcenter.org/