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Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 30
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

The Networking Administration major prepares students with the knowledge and experience needed to install and maintain computers, servers, networks, and other networking equipment to function in a variety of network environments. Students build and manage networks, install software, configure a variety of networking devices including switches and routers, and troubleshoot problems related to both hardware and software. Courses are designed to provide students with both a strong theory-based foundation along with a true hands-on experience. Emphasis within this major is placed on network security and router configuration and management.

Program Locations

  • Dakota County Technical College 55068

Labor Market Information

  • Computer User Support Specialists

  • Median wage: $24.57/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Computer Network Support Specialists

  • Median wage: $29.60/hour
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
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Dakota County Technical College
Dakota County Technical College
1300 145th Street East Rosemount, MN 55068 Toll-Free: (877) 937-3282 Local: (651) 423-8301 TTY: (651) 423-8621 Email: