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Network Server Administration


Network Server Administration
Program Information
A.S. Certificate - Code 0904 - Catalog 2013/2014
Anindya Paul, Chair, 386-506-4155
Timothy Pintello, Assistant Chair, 386-506-4126
Linda Sullivan, 386-506-4154, sullivi@daytonastate.edu
07/17/2013 M - 1548

Program Mission, Description, and Outcomes Mission:
The certificate program prepares the student to plan, install, configure, troubleshoot and monitor computer networks. Students will also be able to understand, plan, manage and implement security in a networked environment. This program incorporates innovative teaching methods, uses the latest technology, thus encouraging student success.

Description:
The certificate program in Network Server Adminstration prepares the students to plan, install, configure, and monitor computer networks in a LAN/WAN environment. Students will have a good background in networking fundamentals and capable of maintaining and supporting a small network. Program courses transfer directly into Associate of Science Network Systems Technology and other Associate degree programs.

Outcomes:
Graduates of the program will be able to:
1. Design, create, and test a network environment.
2. Present how data communications protocols and devices interact with each other.
3. Plan and perform internetworking administration, management, and other activities.
4. Plan and perform troubleshooting and maintenance on network hardware and software.


Note: To ensure Financial Aid program eligibility, students need to also be accepted to the parallel associate degree program.

Approximate Additional Costs Program Tuition and Fees: $3,134*
Access Fee: $150 ($6.24 per credit)
Assessment Fee: $30
Lab Fees: $15
Textbook Estimate: varies depending on new, used, renting, or e-books

*In-state tuition only; out-of-state tuition will be higher.

Financing Options: All students are encouraged to apply for federal and state student financial assistance by completing the FAFSA at http://www.fafsa.gov. For more information on grant, loans and work programs, please see the Office of Financial Aid webpage at http://www.daytonastate.edu/finaid. Students are also encouraged to apply for one of the many Daytona State College Foundation scholarships offered each semester. For more information see: http://www.daytonastate.edu/scholarships.

Additional Admission Requirements - It may be necessary for the student to enroll in a college preparatory English, Math, or Reading course based upon college placement test scores.

Careers Most of these courses count toward the AS degree in Networking Services Technology, and some courses could be applied toward AS degrees in Computer Information Technology, Computer Engineering Technology and Electronics Engineering Technology.

The following information is required by federal regulations to be provided to students for all vocational and certificate programs. Additional information on the any career, job, or salary potential can be found at http://www.onetonline.org.

The typical length of this program is three (3) semesters for a full-time student, with 27% graduating within 3 semesters for 2012-13. The Florida Education and Training Placement Information Program (FETPIP) lists the placement rate (2010-11) for this field at 77%.

11-3021.00 Computer and Information Systems Managers http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/11-3021.00
15-1021.00 Computer Programmers http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1021.00
15-1041.00 Computer Support Specialists http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1041.00

For additional Information on wages, trends and career videos:
http://www.careerinfonet.org/occ_rep.asp?optstatus=011000000&soccode=113021&id=1&nodeid=2&stfips=12&search=Go


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Program Specific Courses
Course Title    
  SEM HRS  
CTS2306 Microsoft Windows Professional   4.00 Pre-Reqs: CET1600
CIS2350 Principles of Information Assurance   3.00 Pre-Reqs: CET1600
CET1600 Network Plus   4.00
CTS2320 Implementing, Managing and Maintaining a Windows Network Infrastructure   4.00 Pre-Reqs: CTS2306
EGS1000 Professional Performance for Technicians   3.00
CTS2328 Managing and Maintaining a Windows Network Environment   4.00 Pre-Reqs: CTS2306
CIS2949 Cooperative Education Experience in Computer and Information Systems   2.00

Sample Program of Study
Course Title    
   
... ... 1st Semester  
  SEM HRS  
CIS2350 Principles of Information Assurance   3.00 Pre-Reqs: CET1600
EGS1000 Professional Performance for Technicians   3.00
CTS2306 Microsoft Windows Professional   4.00 Pre-Reqs: CET1600
CET1600 Network Plus   4.00
   
... ... 2nd Semester  
  SEM HRS  
CTS2320 Implementing, Managing and Maintaining a Windows Network Infrastructure   4.00 Pre-Reqs: CTS2306
CTS2328 Managing and Maintaining a Windows Network Environment   4.00 Pre-Reqs: CTS2306
CIS2949 Cooperative Education Experience in Computer and Information Systems   2.00
   
TOTAL  ...   24.00

Note: Sequence of courses may vary. Check catalog course descriptions for requisite requirements.


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