Computer Specialist (Cisco CCNP) (6275)
A Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) is one of the most valued and well-rewarded occupations in the technology industry. CCNPs install and maintain the computer networks that run everything from conveyor belts to research robots.
The Computer Specialist (Cisco CCNP) certificate includes the eight courses required
for the first two levels of Cisco certification, Cisco Certified
Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco Certified Network Professional
(CCNP) and Security+. These respected certifications
are highly valued by employers who hire individuals to install
and maintain computer networks, from large corporations with their
own networking departments to small networking contractors.
The coursework emphasizes hands-on experience with state-of-the-art equipment. Work experience or prior coursework in computer repair and configuration is recommended for students entering this program.
Florida Community College programs are designed to match industry demands and provide intensive training to ensure youre ready for the job. We are the regional resource for employers in every type of technology. Our partnerships with Cisco Systems, Dell, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle and Sun Microsystems provide career connections. Our intranet site posts jobs targeting FCCJ students, and FCCJ graduates are regularly employed by CSX, JEA, Blue Cross Blue shield, the City of Jacksonville, Medtronic, Mayo Clinic and other regional employers including the government and military.
Annual salaries can be as much as $61,000.
Students who already possess CCNA certification may receive credit
for the first four courses in the program. Completing this program
will prepare you for the CCNA and CCNP exams.
completing this program may continue in the Computer
Engineering Technology (Cisco CCNP) A.A.S. degree program
in order to gain higher level Cisco networking skills.
Estimated tuition is $1,793 (for Florida residents, as of 7/06). Contact the program manager for additional costs (textbooks, materials, fees).
||Building Scalable Networks
||Building Remote Access Networks
||Building Multilayer Switched Networks
||Internetwork Troubleshooting Support
||Total Credit Hours
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