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Sauk Academic programs

Computer Information Systems: Networking Administration

(B39) Certificate

The Networking Administration certificate consists of a core of courses which provide job entry skills in the area of computer networks. This certificate can also be the foundation for advancement to higher level positions in an expanding field. Instruction includes hands-on system experience.

Work and Employment

Employers in the networking field are involved in the installation, use and maintenance of computer networks. They may set up the physical infrastructure for a network and use network operating systems to administrate and maintain network services, ranging from LANs to Internet services.

Program Contacts at Sauk Valley Community College
Counseling Office, 815/835-6354.

Estimated Program Cost

The following figures are based on 2016-17 tuition and fee rates and the course fees in the Class Schedule for the required number 12 credit hours.

Tuition $1,332.00 $3,840.00 $4,164.00
Fees $142.00 $142.00 $142.00
Course Fees * $60.00 * $60.00 * $60.00
Total Tuition and Fees $1,534.00 $4,042.00 $4,366.00

* Note: Course fees may vary depending upon the classes that a student completes within an academic program. The course fee above is only an estimation and represents the maximum course fees possible; it is likely that course fees will be lower than the estimation above.