2019-2020 College Catalog

Home and Small Business Networking- TCC

Program Description

After completing the requirements of this TCC, which includes the first course of CCNA Discovery, Networking for Home and Small Businesses, the student would have the necessary skills to be a productive home or small business office worker who would also possess good basic networking & PC skills.

Occupational Trends

Industry projections indicate the need for this technical certificate of credit in our service delivery area. Students have also expressed a desire for this entry-level industry training to gain entry-level employment in this field. Jobs that require computer, office and networking skills are projected to be in high demand in the foreseeable future.

Job/Career Description

PC/Network Technician: Use the Home and Small Business Networking skills to help in maintaining the home & office PCs & network.

Admissions Requirements

Must be 16 years of age
Completion of high school diploma or GED and submission of official transcript required to apply
Achievement of minimum program admission scores in Reading, English, and Math
Transfer of previous post-secondary credits will be determined by the Office of Enrollment Services

Student Performance/Graduation Requirements

Students must maintain a 2.0 grade point average and complete all required courses to graduate.


Program Outcomes

1. Install PC operating systems
2. Installing, troubleshooting and maintaining PC hardware components.
3. Setup and troubleshoot small networks.

Requirements List

CIST 1122Hardware Install & Maintenance


CIST xxxx CIST Operating Systems Elective


CIST 2451CISCO Network Fundamentals


Total Credit Hours:11
Program Length= 1 semester
Total Credit Hours= 11
Program Cost= $2042