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Palm Beach State College

College Catalog 2018-2019

Palm Beach State College

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Security CCC

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Security (6540)

Type of Award
CCC - College Credit Certificate

Program Website

Program Description
This college credit certificate consists of five courses and is designed to teach students the skills necessary for entry level positions in the field of Cisco security. 

Admission Requirements

Completion Requirements
Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.

Program Length
Students may complete the program in two semesters, six to nine months.

The program is offered at the Lake Worth and Loxahatchee Groves campuses.

For More Information
Professor Brent M. Ferns, Sr., Department Chair,, (561) 868-3225                                   Dr. Alireza Fazelpour,, (561) 868-3220

To see when the course is offered, click the course number. To see a course description, click the course title.
Required Courses Credits: 21
CGS1100 Microcomputer Applications 3
CNT2000 Network Technologies 3
CTS2301 Linux Fundamentals 3
CTS1650 CISCO Networking 1 3
CTS2651 CISCO Networking 2 3
CTS2664 Router and Switch Security 3
CNT2402 Implementing and Administering Network Security 3
Total Program Credits: 21

For individualized course sequence

Employment Opportunities
Employment opportunities include network administration and security positions.

Career Path Notes
Credits in this certificate program will transfer directly into the Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Networking Administrator.

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