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    Contact Information:
     
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    Phone: (845) 295-4152 / email:
     

     
    Computer Networking is the building of the communications infrastructure using routers and switches, copper, fiber and air, forming a high speed network that carries the data from communication devices, including but not limited to, personal handheld devices, computers, voice over internet protocol, security systems, gaming systems, and video systems.

    Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA) routing and switching provides a comprehensive overview of networking concepts and skills, from network applications to the protocols and services provided to those applications. The process works with the lower layers of the network, emphasizing practical application, work-force readiness, and soft-skills development.
     
    Broadband is the practice of installing and maintaining the three mediums of communications; copper, fiber and air. Utilizing these mediums, technicians work to build and improve the infrastructure necessary to accommodate the use of various technologies including:

    • Telephony
    • Radio communications
    • Cable television
    • Information technology
     
    Career opportunities in the networking field: 
     
    • Network Administrator
    • Director of Information Technology
    • Local Area Technician
    • Multi-media Technician
    • Communication Technician Cluster
    • Telecom
    • Radio Communications
    • Green Technology
    • Information Technology
    • Cable Television
    • Satellite Communications
    • Cellular Communications
    • Security and Fire Detection Systems
    • Military
     

     

    College Articulation Agreements:

     

    SUNY Cobleskill  --  http://www.cobleskill.edu/
    Herkimer County Community College  --  http://www.herkimer.edu/

    Bryant and Stratton College
    ITT Technical Institute
    SUNY Sullivan