Certificate in Information Technology / Cisco Network Administration
Guilford Technical Community College

Program Details

The Certificate in Information Technology in Cisco Network Administration from Guilford Technical Community College is an online IT management degree.  This program focuses on providing students with the basic skills needed to design and troubleshoot corporate networks using industry standards on Cisco Systems equipment.  You will learn to identify issues with network performance and connectivity and with security considerations.  To better prepare you for the real-world, you will benefit from the program’s replicated business environment.  By the time you complete this program you will have the knowledge and skills needed to:

  • Assess various network topologies
  • Install basic network components
  • Test basic network components
  • Diagnose common network problems
  • Develop basic configurations of routers and switches

Graduates are prepared for entry-level positions as Network Technicians, Help Desk Technicians, Network Support, and more.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Guilford Technical Community College is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score