Cisco Certified Networking – Computer Support Technology Certificate (Career) | Howard Community College

Earn sought-after IT credentials through HCC’s Cisco Networking Academy

Whether you’re a networking novice or a professional seeking career advancement – Cisco Networking training is the industry’s gold standard. HCC’s career certificate curriculum prepares students to sit for various Cisco certification exams.

The Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification indicates a foundation in apprentice knowledge of networking for the small office/home office (SOHO) market. CCNA-certified professionals can install, configure, and operate LAN/WAN, and dial access services for small networks. Courses prepare students to sit for the CCNA certification exam.

The Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) certification indicates advanced or journeyman knowledge of networks. With a CCNP, a network professional can plan, implement, secure, maintain, and troubleshoot converged enterprise networks. Courses prepare students to sit for the CCNP certification exams, CCNP(ROUTE) and CCNP(SWITCH). 

Other courses prepare students to sit for Implementing Cisco IOS Network Security (IINS) certification exam, the Cisco Voice Over IP(CVOICE) certification exam, and the Cisco Cloud Fundamentals certification exam.

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