2017-2018 Pierce College Catalog 
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2017-2018 Pierce College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Network Engineering Associate

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The Computer Network Engineering (CNE) program, offered at Pierce College Puyallup and JBLM, deals with computer and network installation and support. The course of study provides training and hands-on experience with microprocessors, operating systems, hardware/software troubleshooting, and a full range of network administration/design/installation/support activities. This is a professional/technical program, based upon current industry standards developed by Microsoft and the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA). Students will be provided a foundation leading to industrial certification. Potential employment opportunities upon completion of the program are with companies that use or service networked computer systems.

Choose one of the following tracks:

Total Credits Required 108

Individual courses may require additional pre-requistes. Please see program coordinator for educational plan and correct sequencing of courses.

NOTE: Due to the rapid changes in the IT industry, the Special Topics courses, CIS 155 and CNE 155, may be substituted as needed ito the CIS or CNE degree programs, on the advice of the CIS/CNE faculty and program coordinator.

Program code: 527P

Last revision: 2016-17

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