Associate of Applied Science
Information Technology - Networking
Networks drive the speed of business. The demand for information in the global economy requires consistent and robust network connectivity. Networking professionals provide this ever-increasing need. Moberly Area Community College offers a path to this exciting career focus through our nationally recognized Cisco Academy. In two semesters an individual can prepare to become a Cisco Certified Network Associate(CCNA) and also be eligible for the widely recognized A+ certification. For those who wish to pursue the full Networking Degree, MACC also offers coursework in Linux Administration and Windows Server Management. Networking graduates are prepared to enter the field or transfer to a four-year institution.
Specific classes in the IT curriculum are industry approved to allow successful students to sit for: A+, Linux +, and Cisco CCENT and CCNA certification.
Additional Program Information
- For all Information Technology AAS degrees and Certificates (32 credit hour and Certificates of Specialization): A grade of "C" or better must be achieved in all required IT courses (course prefix "IT") to earn an AAS degree, 32 credit hour certificate, or Certificate of Specialization).
- Virtual course delivery is available for all "IT" classes required in this degree program and for many other required classes. Talk to your program advisor to learn which courses are offered in the virtual delivery format.
Additional Graduation Requirement
Missouri law, included in Senate Bill 807, requires every college student pursuing an associate’s or bachelor's degree at a public institution to pass the Missouri Higher Education Civics Achievement Examination with at least a 70 percent to graduate. The rule will apply to the incoming class of first-time college students in the fall of 2019 and all students thereafter.
This academic map is not a contract, either expressed or implied, between MACC and the student, but represents a flexible program of the current curriculum which may be altered from time to time to meet the academic objectives of the college. MACC specifically reserves the right to modify, delete, or add to any academic map at any time within the student’s period of study at the college.