Networking Option AAS C160

Computer Information Systems Technology Degree


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The courses listed below are part of the A.A.S. degree. While completing requirements for A.A.S. degree, a student can earn the short and advanced certificate.

  • A minimum of 66 hours is needed to apply for A.A.S. graduation.
  • A minimum of 30 hours for advanced certificate.
  • A minimum of 18 hours for short certificate.

To be awarded the certificates and A.A.S. degree, students should contact Enrollment Services Graduation Office two terms before graduating at 205-856-7793 ([email protected]) or 205-856-7757.

Courses Required A.A.S C160

General Courses (24 hours)

Major Courses (12 hours)

  • CIS 146 Microcomputer Applications
  • CIS 150 Introduction to Computer Logic and Programming
  • CIS 263 Computer Maintenance
  • CIS 270 Cisco CCNA I

Networking Option (30 hours)

  • CIS 271 Cisco CCNA II
  • CIS 272 Cisco CCNA III
  • CIS 273c Cisco CCNA IV
  • CIS 275 Workstation Administration
  • CIS 276 Server Administration
  • CIS 277 Network Services Administration
  • CIS 278 Directory Services Administration
  • CIS 282 Computer Forensics
  • CIS 260 Network Security and Risk Management
  • CIS 287 SQL Server

*A student planning to take ART 220 or ART 221 should take ART 121 for the Humanities elective.

Meeting with an advisor is highly recommended.