Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

The Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA) program consists of four courses within the Computer and Internetworking Technologies (CIT) program. These courses are:

CIT 1121, Networking Fundamentals, 3 credit hours
CIT 1122, Routing Protocols and Concepts, 3 credit hours
CIT 1123, LAN Switching and Wireless, 3 credit hours
CIT 1124, Accessing the WAN, 3 credit hours

The above four courses, which must be taken in order, are equivalent to 280 hours of instruction and provide students with a basic foundation in networking. Students who successfully complete this portion of the program are eligible to complete the CCNA certification exam.

Students who have previous knowledge or experience gained in prior education or on-the-job training that is the equivalent of CIT 1121 can complete a Credit by Demonstrated Competence (CDC) test. Students interested in taking this exam should review the course content for this class. For more information, contact Tony Chen, (630) 942-2537,, or Felix Davis, (630) 942-2134,


Contact Information

Dr. Felix Davis, Coordinator
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1536, (630) 942-2134

Kim Groesbeck, Program Support Specialist
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1433, (630) 942-2599

Business and Technology Division
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1034, (630) 942-2592

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