Network System Administration

1050 hours
35 weeks

 

PELL ELIGIBLE
Program # B079300
CIP # 0511.090105

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

The Network Systems Administration program is the advanced Program to the Network Support Services program. This program provides students with advance network, server and security techniques to analyze, test, troubleshoot and evaluate existing network systems, such as local area networks (LAN), wide area networks (WAN), and Internet systems or a segment of a network system. Students completing this program are prepared for jobs as Computer Support Assistants, Network Support Technicians, Systems Administrators, Systems Engineers, Wireless Networks Administrators and Data Communications Analyst.

OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION:

Advanced network, server and security techniques to analyze, test, troubleshoot, and evaluate existing network systems, such as local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and Internet systems or a segment of a network system. Perform network maintenance to ensure networks operate correctly with minimal interruption.

PROGRAM STRUCTURE:

The following table illustrates the PSAV program structure:

COURSE #

OCP

COURSE DESCRIPTION

HOURS

Resident Tuition Per Term

Non-Resident Tuition Per Term

OTA0040

A

Information Technology Assistant

150

$416.00

$1,577.00

EEV0504

B

Computer Support Assistant

150

$416.00

$1,577.00

CTS0026

C

Network Support Technician

150

$416.00

$1,577.00

CTS0027

D

Systems Administrator

150

$416.00

$1,577.00

CTS0028

E

Systems Engineer

150

$416.00

$1,577.00

CTS0029

F

Wireless Network Administrator

150

$416.00

$1,577.00

EEV0317

G

Data Communications Analyst

150

$416.00

$1,577.00

 

 

TOTAL

1050

$2,912.00

$11,039.00

ARTICULATION AGREEMENT:

A state articulation agreement is in place between School district technical colleges/centers and community colleges. The 1050 clock hour program in Network Systems Administration shall articulate nine (9)college credit hours to the AAS/AS Degree in Networking Services Technology. This agreement does not preclude but encourages the awarding of additional credits by any college through local agreements.

Additional Costs:

Resident

Non-Resident

Registration Fee

$10.00

$10.00

Approximate Books/Supplies

$445.00

$445.00

Approximate Total Program Cost:

$3,400.00

$11,500.00

PROGRAM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

AGE: 16 years or older

DIPLOMA: N/A

TABE: MATH 9.0 LANGUAGE 9.0 READING 9.0 or meet other basic skill requirements

Industry Certification: CompTIA Security+ - $197.00

Advisory Salary Range:
$30,340 - $41,500

Florida Panhandle:
$44,330 - $105,550

PH Average:
$67,075

State Average:
$74,500

National Average:
$74,000

Program Completion Rate: 100%

Program Placement Rate: 100%

Program Certification Pass Rate: 0%