The trend toward greater use of networking systems results in the need for personnel who possess a solid foundation in networking systems emphasizing design, installation, and administration. The demands on current network infrastructures
require a network savvy workforce – a workforce that can design or redesign networks and deploy new technologies while maintaining system up-time with data and network security. The Networking Systems Technology program is certified as a Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA) and Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Local Academy and a Cisco CCNA Regional Academy. A graduate of the Networking Systems Technology program will have the skills to work in areas such as local area networking (LAN) in a multi-operating system environment, wide area networking (WAN), computer hardware repair and installation, and computer operating system trouble shooting and installation.