Computer Networking: Microsoft Network Administration & Security Certificate

Develop the knowledge and skills necessary to deploy and support Windows desktop and server operating systems in a variety of stand-alone and network operating system environments. Discuss, analyze, and develop the skills to support a secure Windows networking environment.

Certificate Info at a Glance

Type: Certificate

Approx. # of Quarters: 2

Estimated Cost: $2,637.56

Prerequisites: Students are required to have completed A+ and Net+ certification course, have obtained A+ and Net+ certification, or Instructor permission. Prior to completion of first quarter, student must provide documentation of a background check with the Washington State Patrol.

Admission Dates: Fall, winter, spring and summer quarters

This certificate program is approximately two quarters in length, depending on the time students need to satisfactorily complete all certificate requirements. Program hours are from 8 to 11 a.m. or 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. All the courses in this certificate count toward the Computer Networking & Information Systems Security (CNISS) AAT or AAS-T degree program.

Program Requirements

Catalog # Course Name Credits
NSSD 251 Securing Network Infrastructure 6
NSSD 254 Active Directory Configuration 6
NSSD 257 Implementing Application Services 6
NSSD 260 Mail Server Administration 6
  Total Credits for Completion 24