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Contact Information

CIS DEPARTMENT
Chair: Michael Matera
Phone: 831.477.3270
Email: Send a message
Division: Natural and Applied Sciences (NAS)
Divison office: Room 701
Counselor: 831.479.6274

Did You Know?

The median annual wage for computer and information technology occupations was $81,430 in May 2015, which was higher than the median annual wage of $36,200. By 2024, these occupations are expected to add 488,500 new jobs.

Cybersecurity Classes

  • CIS 75, CIS 76, CIS 77
  • Coming soon: Firewall Course including Palo Alto Networks and Cisco Firewall Technologies

CNSA - Program Details

The CNSA program offers various certificate and degree options to prepare you for a career in computer networking and systems administration, update your IT skills, or transfer to a four-year institution.

Degree and Certificates

  • CNSA A.S. Degree
  • CNSA Certificate of Achievement
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Skills Certificate
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Certificate of Achievement
  • Microsoft System Administration Skills Certificate
  • UNIX/Linux System Administration Skills Certificate
  • Cybersecurity Fundamentals Skills Certificate (coming soon)

Core Courses

  • CIS 72 Introduction to Operating Systems
  • CIS 81 Networking Fundamentals and Theory (Cisco CCNA 1)
  • CIS 82 Introduction to Routing Technologies and Theory (Cisco CCNA 2)
  • CIS 90 Introduction to UNIX/Linux
  • CIS 174 Virtualization Infrastructure (VMware ICM)
  • CIS 75 Fundamentals of Computer Security
  • CIS 194 Microsoft Windows Client Administration
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