Earn Your CCNA Certification
Becoming a Cisco® Certified Networking Associate (CCNA) proves your skills and knowledge in today’s IT networking technologies. If you’re looking to advance your career as a network administrator, this 100% online course will prepare you to take and pass the CCNA 220-301 exam.
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Job Outlook for Network Administrators
- The U.S. Department of Labor listed Computer and Information Technology Occupations as its strongest areas for career growth.
- According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), IT employment is expected to grow 12% annually over the next decade. The BLS also forecasts strong growth in IT fueled by an “emphasis on cloud computing, the collection and storage of big data, and information security.”
- The BLS found that the average annual wage for computer and network administrators was $86,320.
Cisco CCNA Certification Training FAQs
Cisco CCNA Certification Training Objectives
- Prepare to pass the CCNA 200-301 certification exam
- Administer Cisco-based technologies for networking fundamentals and network access
- Perform IP connectivity and services that ensure the integrity of network system
- Understand automation and programmability within Cisco networking systems
Prerequisites and Requirements
There are no prerequisites to take this course. However, you should have previous experience working with networking fundamentals and IP addressing prior to taking the CCNA exam. This course is 100% online. You can start anytime.
- Ethernet LANS
- VLANS and STP
- IPV4 Addressing
- IPV4 Routing
- Wireless LANS
- Access Control Lists
- IP Services
- Network Archeticture
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