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Computer Networking (APCNTM)

Associate in Applied Science Degree

This program has been replaced by Computer Systems and Networking Associate in Applied Science Degree (APCSN). Students currently enrolled need to complete it by the end of the Spring/Summer 2016 semester.

If you have questions about this program please contact a program advisor or contact a general student advisor.


Some employers require or prefer employees to have an associate degree as a condition for employment or for advancement. Students can earn an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Computer Networking by completing the requirements listed.


Davenport University, Bachelor degree;
Eastern Michigan University, several BS degrees.

Copies can be obtained from the Counseling Office, a program advisor, or from the Curriculum and Assessment Office Web site: www.wccnet.edu/curriculum/articulation/levelone/colleges.

Contact Information

Business/Computer Technologies
Computer Instruction Dept
Michael Galea
Philip Geyer
John Trame


(Items marked in orange are available online.)
First Semester
Class Title Minimum Credits
Elective(s) Computer and Information Literacy 3
CIS 121 Linux/UNIX I: Fundamentals 3
CPS 120 Introduction to Computer Science 3
CST 118 Microsoft Command Line Fundamentals 2
Total 11
Second Semester
Class Title Minimum Credits
Elective(s) Writing/Composition 3 - 4
Elective(s) Writing/Composition or Communication 3
CST 150 Computer Systems Technology I 5
CST 225 PC Networking 3
Total 14 - 15
Third Semester
Class Title Minimum Credits
CNT 201 or Administering Microsoft Windows Client Operating Systems
CNT 206 Internetworking I - Fundamentals 3 - 4
CST 155 Computer Systems Technology II 5
Elective(s) Math 3 - 4
Elective(s) Social and Behavioral Science 3
Total 14 - 16
Fourth Semester
Class Title Minimum Credits
Elective(s) Natural Sciences 3 - 4
CNT 211 or Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012
CNT 216 Internetworking II - Routers 4
BMG 205 or Creating the Customer Experience
CST 174 or CST Co-op I
CST 270 Data Recovery and Analysis 1 - 4
Total 8 - 12
Fifth Semester
Class Title Minimum Credits
CNT 223 or Windows Server Networking Infrastructure Configuration
CNT 226 Internetworking III - Switches 4
Elective(s) Arts and Humanities 3
Total 7
Sixth Semester
Class Title Minimum Credits
Elective: Complete an additional 3 credits to reach a minimum of 60 credit hours. 3
CNT 224 or Microsoft Server Administrator
CNT 236 Internetworking IV - WANs 4
Total 7
Total Credits Required
61 - 68

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