May 22, 2019
Created by Pierce faculty, this map outlines the initial coursework for this career field. It provides you a clear path to complete your degree by listing a specific set of courses relevant to your program and career. The map is designed with the appropriate number of credits and meets degree requirements. Courses are organized in a recommended sequence; please schedule accordingly. If a course is unavailable, select the next appropriate course within the sequence. For each course, a purpose statement explains how the content relates to your career field. On this map, there may be instances when you will be required to select a course from several options. Use these purpose statements and notes to choose the course that best aligns with your interests and needs. You will also find action items to complete to assure you progress and graduate on time. While this map is a great guide to courses required to complete the Associate of Applied Science Computer Network Engineering, you are responsible for fulfilling all degree requirements. Questions? Your Success Network is ready to help you!
Action Item: Work with CIS/CNE Navigator
Please work with the CIS/CNE Navigator to determine the need for CIS 121 and BTECA 102 - 105.
2. Keyboarding Skills Course Recommendation
Take as advised.
3. Introduction to Computer Information Systems
4. Computer Operating Systems
Action Item: Meet with Advisor
Use your Success Network! In your first quarter, meet with your advisor to revisit your career and transfer path, make adjustments to your goals as needed, and plan for your next steps.
6. Implementing Windows Client Operating System
7. CCNA 1: Introduction to Networks
9. CCNA 2: Routing and Switching Essentials
10. Installing and Configuring Windows
12. Administering Windows Server
13. Configuring Advanced Windows Server Services
14. Human Relations in the Workplace
- BUS 240 Human Relations in the Workplace (5 credits)
Course purpose: You will learn how the needs of business or other formal organizations interact with individual needs, leadership styles, formal organizational policies and procedures, and general cultural patterns to determine how employees act in work situations.
15. CCNA 3: Scaling Networks
16. Fundamentals of Network Security
Action Item: Complete Networking Certification Exam(s)
Please complete networking certification exams (ex. CISCO, A+, Security+, Network+), and begin job readiness preparation for internship and post-graduation job search.
18. CCNA 4: Connecting Networks
19. Introduction to Computer Programming
20. Communications Course Recommendation
21. Supervised Internship
23. Special Topics Related to Computer Network Engineering
Total Credits 103-113
Note: Due to the rapid changes in the IT industry, the Special Topics courses CIS 155 and CNE 155 may be substituted as needed into the CIS or CNE degree programs, on the advice of the CIS/CNE faculty and program coordinator.