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Cisco Networking Academy identifies and develops the skills people and businesses need to thrive in a changing economy by working with educators, employers, and technology experts to create courses that prepare students for the future.
A high demand for Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and Networking careers makes this program attractive for many students. ICT networking professionals enjoy more job opportunities and career growth then those in many other sectors. Technology continues to grow and evolve at exponential raters: internet security, social networking, cloud computing and other areas demand millions of professionals around the world. This Program of Study contains a minimum of four credits in computer science and networking as well as a capstone experience such as an internship or a college course option. Hands-on laboratory experiences train students as entry-level technicians in the field of IT, and for advanced studies in Engineering and IT in colleges, universities, and the military.
Cisco Academy CCENT 4 credit POS
Cisco Academy CCNA 4 credit POS
If this program is not available at your school, meet with your counselor to select courses that will allow you to explore your interest in these careers.