Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5843
First Term: 2018 Spring   
Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 29-35
CIP Code: 11.1002
Occupational Area: Information Technology

Instructional Council: Computer Information Systems (12)
GPA: 2.0
SOC Code: 15-1122, 15-1152

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Microsoft Certified Information Technology Professional (MCITP) Administrator program is designed to help prepare students towards an intermediate- to supervisory-level position working with Windows networks. It is designed to develop the skills needed to install, configure, customize, optimize, and troubleshoot Windows servers, Windows client workstations and Microsoft Office products. The courses in the program also help to prepare for Microsoft Certified Product Specialist (MCP), and Microsoft Certified Information Technology Professional (MCITP) examinations.
Typical tasks of a Microsoft Certified Information Technology Professional (MCITP) are developing a local area network, installing and configuring software, creating and managing user and group accounts, analyzing and optimizing system performance, troubleshooting system and printing problems, training end users, and working as a system administrator.

Consumer Program Costs and Career Information: EM, GW

Required Courses
CIS121AB Microsoft Command Line Operations (1) OR
+ CIS221AB Microsoft Power Shell (1) 1

+ BPC170 A+ Exam Prep: Computer Hardware Configuration and Support 3
+ BPC270 A+ Exam Prep: Operating System Configuration and Support 3

+ CIS190 Introduction to Local Area Networks (3) OR
CNT140AA Introduction to Networks (4) OR
MST140 Microsoft Networking Essentials (3) 3-4

MST150++ Any Microsoft Windows Operating System course 3
+ MST155++ Any Windows Network Infrastructure course 3-4
+ MST157++ Any Active Directory Windows Server Configuration course 3-4
+ MST158++ Any Windows Server Administration course 4
+ MST244 Microsoft SQL Server Administration 3
+ MST259 Designing Windows Network Security 3
Credits: 29-32

Program Competencies
1. Implement DOS commands and functions. (CIS121AB, CIS221AB)
2. Identify basic personal computer architecture and components. (BPC170, BPC270)
3. Troubleshoot problems with various common hardware and software configurations. (BPC170, BPC270)
4. Analyze local area network (LAN) topologies and communication standards. (CIS190, CNT140AA, MST140)
5. Create and manage user and group accounts. (MST150++, MST158++)
6. Monitor network resources and events. (MST155++, MST158++)
7. Implement and troubleshoot network printers. (MST150++)
8. Secure network resources with share permissions and New Technology File System (NTFS) permissions. (MST150++)
9. Install, configure, and optimize a Windows network operating system. (MST158++)
10. Establish trusts between domains. (MST155++)
11. Install and configure Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) and Dynamic Name System (DNS) in a Microsoft Windows network infrastructure. (MST155++)
12. Install and configure Microsoft Windows Active Directory services. (MST155++, MST157++, MST158++)
13. Install and configure Microsoft Structured Query Language (SQL) Server. (MST244)
14. Plan and implement an Active Directory namespace for an enterprise environment. (MST157++)
15. Analyze business requirements and processes to design a security solution for a Microsoft Windows network. (MST259)
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: March 27, 2012

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.