School of Business and Technology - Computer Information Technology

Network Administration

  • Degree: Associate of Applied Science in Network Administration

  • Level 1 Certificate – Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

  • Level 1 Certificate – Networking – Cybersecurity Specialization

Network administrators are employed in information technology and networking careers in a variety of industries, including health care, financial services, education, entertainment, and more. They are employed as network administrators, network engineers, network installers, network technicians, and IT technicians. The administrator’s job includes network protocols, routing, switching, wireless, troubleshooting, and other advanced technologies. The network administration program trains students to design, implement, and maintain computer networks and leads to target jobs in deep east Texas.

Industry-Based Certification Opportunities: 

    • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
    • CompTIA A+ Certification
    • CompTIA Security+ Certification
    • CompTIA Network+ Certification
    • CompTIA Server+ Certification
    • CompTIA Linux+ Certification            

Recommended Course Sequence

Degree Pathway (coming soon)


Employers: Are you sponsoring an employee for training? Contact Lex Hernandez at  to receive registration and general updates related to the computer information technology program at AC.

Students: Do you have questions about the program? Contact the Business and Technology Success Coach at Or, contact Mary Ann Larsen, lead instructor, at

If you would like to meet with an instructor (optional), contact Kelli Kirkpatrick at or 936- 633-5447.        

*National Center for O*Net Development. Retrieved August 2023 from

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