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Network Administration, associate degree

Student working with computer hardware

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Associate Degree: Network Administration2 years

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Course listing for the 2023-2024 catalog year.

CIS 121Information Systems and Programming *4
CIS 122Introduction to Programming Logic *4
CIS 140LIntroduction to Linux/UNIX4
CIS 140MOperating Systems I: Microsoft4
CIS 145Microcomputer Hardware and Troubleshooting4
CIS 179Data Communication Concepts I4
CIS 182Introduction to Cloud Computing4
CIS 184CIntroduction to Information Security4
CIS 240MManaging a Windows Server Environment4
or CIS 240L Linux Installation and Configuration
CIS 288MMicrosoft Network Administration4
or CIS 279L Linux Network Administration
WR 121Composition I (WR121=WR121Z) Z4
WR 122Composition II (WR122=WR122Z) Z4
or WR 227 Technical Writing (WR227=WR227Z)
CIS Network Administration Degree Electives 128
CIS Program Business Electives6
CIS First Term Programming Elective4
General Education: 2 courses
Total Credits92

Could be used as General Education.


Network Administration Electives - 28 credit total, 16 credits must be at the 200 level.


This course is part of Oregon Common Course Numbering. The following courses are equivalent:

WR 121 and WR 121Z

WR 122 and WR122Z 

WR 227 and WR227Z 

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