School of Applied Technology

Network Administrator - MCITP:SA (KMNA)

Certificate of Proficiency
645 Hours

The program provides the latest courses required by Microsoft for the MCTS and MCITP:SA certification titles.

Students receive guidance from certified instructors throughout this intensive “hands-on” training program as they learn to install, configure, manage, secure and troubleshoot the latest Windows client and server operating systems and services in a Windows domain environment. The training can also be used as a step in preparation to take industry exams to earn Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) and Windows 2008 Microsoft Certified Information Technology Professional: Server Administrator (MCITP:SA) titles.

A broad range of client, server, and network management topics are covered in this program including: file and print services, directory services, user and group account management, automation of tasks through scripts, remote management and administration, domain controller management, software distribution and updates, Terminal Services, audit policies, etc.

Occupations in this Area

For state and national occupation information, visit http://online.onetcenter.org/find/ and enter the following O*Net code(s):

  • 15-1041.00 Computer Support Specialist
  • 15-1071.00 Network and Computer Systems Administrators

Tuition and Fees

  • Application Fee: $40.00
  • Tuition: $1,354.50
  • Student Fees: $96.75
  • Lab Fees: $60.00
  • Books/Supplies: $978.00 - Books and Supplies Required for the first day of class (ask your advisor for details)

Total Estimated Cost: $2,489.25
(subject to change without notice)

Financial Aid

VA, PELL

Requirements

  • Reading: 8.0
  • Math: 8.0

It is strongly recommended that students have CompTIA A+ equivalent knowledge to enter this program (A+ certification is not required). Those with limited or no previous computer network experience should consider enrolling in the Computer Support Specialist program prior to seeking enrollment in the Network Administrator program. Students who are unsure if they meet the minimum requirements should contact the instructor prior to enrolling.

Available Class Schedules

Meadowbrook Campus

250 West 3900 South
Salt Lake City, Utah 84107-1459

Mon - Thu 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Fri 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

Required Courses: (645 Hours)

Course

Hours

Semesters

Prerequisite

KNWE 0680   Configuring Windows Clients

75

A

 

KNWE 0780   Maintaining Windows Clients

75

A

KNWE 0680 Configuring Windows Clients

KNWE 0642   Network Infrastructure Intro

75

A

 

KNWE 0742   Network Infrastructure                           Implementation

75

A

KNWE 0642 Network Infrastructure Intro

KNWE 0640   Active Directory Admin

90

A

 

KNWE 0740   Active Directory Infrastructure

90

A

KNWE 0640 Active Directory Admin

KNWE 0646   Server Admin 1

75

A

 

KNWE 0746   Server Admin 2

75

A

KNWE 0646 Server Admin 1

KWRK 0515   Job-seeking Skills

15

A

 


Advising Notes

It is recommended that students have CompTIA A+ equivalent knowledge to enter this program (A+ certification is not required). Those with limited or no previous computer network experience should consider enrolling in the Computer Support Specialist program prior to seeking enrollment in the Network Administrator program. Students who are unsure if they meet the minimum requirements should contact the instructor prior to enrolling.

Other

Instructor approval required for individual courses:
Doug Miller
801-957-5824
MBC B133
doug.miller@slcc.edu

Program Student Learning Outcomes

Related College-Wide Student Learning Outcomes

 

  1. Acquire Substantive Knowledge
  2. Communicate Effectively
  3. Develop Quantitative Literacy
  4. Think Critically and Creatively
  5. Civic Engagement
  6. Work Professionally and Constructively
  7. Develop Computer and Information Literacy

Demonstrate proficiency and knowledge required to implement, troubleshoot, and manage Windows client operating systems in a network environment.

1, 3, 4, 6, 7

Demonstrate proficiency and knowledge required to implement, manage, and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows Active Directory, Directory Services (including user, group, and computer account management, Group Policy design and implementation, Trust Relationships, Replication, and Domain Controller configuration. 

1, 3, 4, 6, 7

Demonstrate proficiency and knowledge to implement, manage, and troubleshoot core infrastructure services including DNS, TCP/IP, DHCP, Routing, Remote Access, Network Protection, Patch Management, Firewall Configuration, and  IPSec.

1, 3, 4, 6, 7

Demonstrate proficiency and knowledge to implement, manage, and troubleshoot core server roles and management tasks including server deployment and installation, file and print services, data management, data protection, application deployment, server virtualization, high availability, and performance optimization.

1, 3, 4, 6, 7

Course Information

Meadowbrook Campus
250 West 3900 South
Building B Room 133
Salt Lake City, Utah 84107

General Information
801-957-7522

Program Information
801-957-3354

Academic Advisor
Gloria Rivera
SCC SCM 1-061L
801-957-3209

Program Faculty

Associate Professors
Douglas Miller

Assistant Professors
Steven Fogg