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Cisco Certification Training

The Cisco Networking Academy at College of DuPage provides students with valuable Internet technology skills for the global economy. These hands-on training courses qualify students to pursue a number of industry-standard certifications, such as CCNA, CCNP and CCNA Security.

The Cisco Academy teaches students to design, build and maintain computer networks. The Academy curriculum teaches students Internet technology skills such as networking, UNIX, IT Essentials, Cabling and Java, and prepares them for industry certifications, including Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) and Cisco Network Security certifications.

The Cisco Academy curricula covers a broad range of topics, from basics on how to build and maintain a network to creating a website, object-oriented programming and more complex IT concepts such as applying advanced troubleshooting tools. The program delivers web-based content, online assessment, student performance tracking, hand-on skills, instructor training and support, and preparation for industry-standard certifications.

Contact Information

Dr. Felix Davis, Coordinator
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1536
(630) 942-2134

Nazia Naqvi, Program Advisor
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1E13
(630) 942-2081

Dan Jacobson, Program Support Specialist

Business and Applied Technology Division
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1034
(630) 942-2592