School of Applied Technology

Network Engineer (KNWE)

Certificate of Proficiency
855 Hours

This training program can be used as a step to gaining valuable industry recognized certification titles including Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS), Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Server Administrator (MCITP:SA) and Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA). Students learn through “hands-on” training using the latest Microsoft and Cisco course materials to plan, support, manage, and troubleshoot enterprise network environments.

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
  • 15-1081.00 Network Systems and Data Communications Analysts

Tuition and Fees

  • Application Fee: $40.00
  • Tuition: $1,795.50
  • Student Fees: $128.25
  • Lab Fees: $80.00
  • Books/Supplies: $1,380.00 - Books and Supplies Required for the first day of class (ask your advisor for details)

Total Estimated Cost: $3,383.75
(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 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Fri 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

Required Courses: (855 Clock Hours)

Course

Clock Hours

Semesters

Prerequisites

KNIT 0751 Routing and Switching I (CCNA)

90

A

 

KNIT 0756 Routing and Switching II (CCNA)

90

A

KNIT 0751 Routing and Switching I (CCNA)

KNIT 0760 Routing and Switching III (CCNA)

90

A

KNIT 0756 Routing and Switching II (CCNA)

KNIT 0765 Routing and Switching IV (CCNA)

90

A

KNIT 0765 Routing and Switching IV (CCNA)

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
Meadowbrook Campus 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 literacies
  4. Think critically and creatively
  5. Develop knowledge and skills to be civically engaged
  6. Develop the knowledge and skills to work with others in a professional and constructive manner
  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 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

Demonstrate the ability to plan and design core network and server services including  name resolution, trust relationships, Group Policy, IP Addressing, Network Access Policies, Application Deployment, Public Key Infrastructure, RAIDIUS, Branch Office Deployment, and directory services.

1, 3, 4, 6, 7

Department Contact Info

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