Computer Information Sciences Certificates

South Suburban College offers a variety of basic certificates designed to provide specialized training in specific areas. The following basic certificate is now available. For further information, contact your academic advisor or counselor. Requirements for a certificate are 30 hours or greater. A basic certificate is less than 30 hours.

Basic Certificates

CISCO Network Technician (CIS.BASIC.NETSPEC) Credits
Both Local and Wide Area Networking skills are needed by all sectors of the computer and business industry. This certificate draws together courses that will equip students to excel in this competitive job market.
MIS 101 Computer Literacy and Applications 3
MIS 110 Windows 8 Operating System 3
CIS 180 Net + Certification 3
CIS 120 Cisco CCNA – Networking Fundamentals 4
CIS 125 Cisco CCNA – Routing Protocols and Concepts 3
CIS 220 Cisco CCNA – LANS Switching and Wireless 3
CIS 225 Cisco CCNA – Access the WAN 3
CIS 132 Cisco IT Essentials v5 A+ Certification 4
Total Credit Hours: 26
A+ Technician Prep (CIS.BASIC.APLUS) Credits
CIS 132 Cisco IT Essentials v5 A+ Certification 4
MIS 101 Computer Literacy and Applications 3
MIS 102 Computer Logic 3
MIS 104 Visual BASIC 3
MIS 111 UNIX/LINUX Operating System 3
Total Credit Hours 17
Cabling Technician (CIS.BASIC) Credits
MIS 101 Computer Literacy and Applications 3
CIS 130 Voice, Data, Video, and Fiber Cabling 3
Total Credit Hours 6

For more information contact Ona’ Johnson, Chairperson, Business Programs & Computer Technology Department at (708) 596-2000 ext. 2357, Room 3441, Main Campus.