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Associate of Applied Science

Computer Networking Technology - CISCO Option

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My experience with the Baker graduate, having employed quite a few of them, is that they take what they learn and apply it. They’re hard working.
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The Associate of Computer Networking Technology (Cisco option) is a Cisco Networking Academy Partner program that prepares you for a career in designing, building, and maintaining computer networks. You learn practical job skills, richly expanding your employment opportunities.

In this program, you will:

  • Incorporate training in Cisco networking products specifically and in the area of networking hardware and software infrastructure
  • Learn the fundamentals of operating systems, hardware, and networks
  • Study LAN switching and wireless
  • Study WAN design and network management
  • Learn electrical technology
  • Be prepared to sit for the CompTIA Network+ and CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) certifications

This program is part of the Baker College Smart Degree Option.

Career Facts

  • The average annual wage for Network Technicians is $67,800.
  • Employment for Computer Programmers is expected to increase by about 27 percent through 2016, which is much faster than average.
  • Troubleshooting and providing assistance are an important part of the job and require good problem-solving, analytical, and communication skills.
  • Certifications and practical experience are essential, especially for people without degrees. The best job prospects are for college graduates with relevant skills and experience.
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