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Computer Networking – Certificate


Computer Networking

Certificate of Achievement

Tech touches nearly every type of business. A certificate in Computer Networking can help you prepare to enter this dynamic field.

What You Can Do

You will complete courses with program-specific knowledge of information technology to help gain the confidence and skills needed to thrive in the world of information technology. These courses include topics like computer network defense, ethical hacking, and more.


  • Application Developer
  • Consultant
  • Quality Assurance
  • Web Design

Earning Potential

Example: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Computer and Information Technology Network 

Modes of Instruction
Learn more about the modes of instruction offered at John A. Logan College.

Program Details

CIS 1206


OFT 120Database Management3
CIS 200Network Essentials3
CIS 206Managing Network Environments I3
ELT 214Fundamentals of Computing Hardware3


CIS 208Security Awareness3
CIS 230Operating Systems3
ELT 210Supporting Computer Operating Systems3
ELT 218Introduction to Networking Technologies3

Total Hours for Degree24

Notes and Information

Upon completion, students can sit for the following standard exams: CompTia A+, Net+, and Security+.

Fall Only CoursesSpring Only Courses
CIS 200ELT 210
CIS 206ELT 218
ELT 214

The Computer Networking Certificate is a minimum of 24 credit hours. Please use our Tuition and Fees page to calculate your approximate cost.

*Students will be responsible for additional classroom materials and tools.

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John A Logan College is accredited through the Higher Learning Commission. For more information on programs with specialized accreditations please visit Programs with Specialized Accreditations – John A. Logan College (

John A Logan offers a seamless transfer to the next step in your educational journey for many of our programs. Our academic programs prepare you for what you will need to transfer to a four-year college or university. When you have selected the college where you would like to transfer, it is important to review their specific admission and course requirements. John A Logan College has many articulation agreements with various colleges.

Transfer Planning – John A. Logan College (

  1. Technical Knowledge: Graduates should demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of fundamental electronics principles.
  2. Troubleshooting and Problem-Solving: Graduates should be able to identify, diagnose, and troubleshoot electronic components and systems, using appropriate tools and techniques to solve technical issues.
  3. Experiential Skills: Graduates should possess practical electronics skills and demonstrate proficiency in the use of electronic test equipment.
  4. Teamwork and Collaboration: Graduates should be prepared to work effectively in team settings, contributing their expertise to collaborative projects and tasks.
  5. Industry Standards and Regulations: Graduates should be aware of relevant industry standards, regulations, and best practices.

Computer Networking Faculty Contact

Roger Jeter

Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems

Phone: (618) 985-2828 Ext. 8179
Office: B75 A