Microsoft Server Administrator (MCITP)

12 credit Certificate program

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Program Description:
This 12-credit certificate program teaches students how to administer Microsoft Windows servers and prepares students for the latest Microsoft Windows Server certificates.

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Required Courses:
Course IDCreditsNameDescription
CIS19503Network Administration: Windows ClientThis course is intended to help students learn how to plan, implement, manage, and support the latest Microsoft Windows Client operating system and prepare for the associated Microsoft Certified Professional examination. (Prerequisites: CIS1402, CIS1521, or instructor's consent) (2 hrs lec/2 hrs lab/0 hrs OJT)
CIS19503Network Administration: Windows ClientThis course is intended to help students learn how to plan, implement, manage, and support the latest Microsoft Windows Client operating system and prepare for the associated Microsoft Certified Professional examination. (Prerequisites: CIS1401, CIS1521, or instructor's consent) (2 hrs lec/2 hrs lab/0 hrs OJT)
CIS28203Network Administration: Active DirectoryThis course teaches the essential knowledge and skills required to administer Microsoft Active Directory and DNS (Domain Name Server) on a Windows Server. (Prerequisites: CIS2952) (2 hrs lec/2 hrs lab/0 hrs OJT)
CIS28203Network Administration: Advanced Windows ServerThis course covers advanced configuration of services necessary to deploy, manage and maintain a Windows Server infrastructure, such as advanced networking services, Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS), Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS), Network Load Balancing, Failover Clustering, business continuity and disaster recovery services as well as access and information provisioning and protection technologies such as Dynamic Access Control (DAC), and Web Application Proxy integration with ADFS and Workplace Join. (Prerequisites: CIS2952) (2 hrs lec/2 hrs lab/0 hrs OJT)
CIS29523Network Administration: Windows ServerThis course is designed to help students learn how to plan, implement, manage, and support the latest Microsoft Windows Server operating system and prepare for the associated Microsoft Certified Professional examination. (Prerequisites: CIS1950 or instructor's consent, READ0465, ENGL0460 and MATH0460 or concurrent enrollment) (2 hrs lec/2 hrs lab/0 hrs OJT)
CIS29543Network Administration: Windows Network InfrastructureThis course is intended for new-to-product support professionals who will be responsible for installing, configuring, managing, and supporting a network infrastructure that uses the Microsoft Windows Server and networking technologies such as routing, DHCP, DNS, WINS, IPSEC, and certificate services. (Prerequisites: CIS2952 or instructor's consent) (2 hrs lec/2 hrs lab/0 hrs OJT)
CIS29543Network Administration: Windows Server InfrastructureThis course primarily covers the administrative tasks necessary to maintain a Windows Server infrastructure such as configuring and troubleshooting DNS, user and group management with Active Directory Domain Services (ADDS) and Group Policy, implementing Remote Access solutions such as DirectAccess, VPNs and Web Application Proxy, implementing Network Policies and Network Access Protection, Data Security, deployment and maintenance of server images, as well as update management and monitoring of Windows Server environments. (Prerequisites: CIS2952) (2 hrs lec/2 hrs lab/0 hrs OJT)

Pre-Program Requirements:
Successful entry into this program requires a specific level of skill in the areas of English, mathematics, and reading. Program entry will depend, in part, on meeting the prerequisites listed below:

English:
• A score of 86 or higher on the Sentence Skills portion of the CPT, OR
• Completion of ENGL0460 or its equivalent transfer course or higher.
• If required, ENGL0460 may be taken concurrently with Semester I coursework.
Mathematics:
• A score of 71 or higher on the Elementary Algebra Skills portion of the CPT, OR
• Completion of MATH0460 or its equivalent transfer course or higher.
• If required, MATH0460 may be taken concurrently with Semester I coursework.
Reading:
• A score of 78 or higher on the Reading Comprehension portion of the CPT, OR
• Completion of READ0465 or its equivalent transfer course or higher.
• If required, READ0465 may be taken concurrently with