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Cisco Networks Postbaccalaureate Certificate

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Cisco Systems, Inc., is an international innovator of networking and communications technology. If you hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, Purdue Global’s Cisco Networks Postbaccalaureate certificate program could prepare you with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to help you succeed in the rapidly changing world of IT. Our Cisco training courses can help students like you gain a competitive edge in the marketplace.

Note: This program is not eligible for Title IV federal financial aid.

Program Highlights for the Cisco Networks Postbaccalaureate Certificate

The online Cisco certificate curriculum provides you with the opportunity to discover the skills needed to analyze, design, and evaluate software solutions as you prepare for a career in the IT field.

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Prepare for Certification

Taking our CCNA course and earning this postbaccalaureate certificate could help you prepare for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification exam.*

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Higher Education at the Highest Standards

Purdue University Global is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and committed to the highest standards. Our specific programs hold additional industry-relevant approvals and accreditations.

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What are the Career Opportunities?

This program is designed to provide you with the specialized knowledge to seek entry-level employment working with Cisco networks.

Prepare for Future Studies

Qualified credits earned in fulfillment of this certificate may be applied toward the requirements of certain Purdue Global degree programs. When the time is right, come back and earn your degree online at Purdue Global.

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How Do I Get Started?

Purdue Global offers multiple start dates, giving you greater flexibility with your education, life, and work schedules. Certain start dates may not be available at all ground locations; speak with an advisor for additional information.


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April 18, 2018

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May 16, 2018

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June 06, 2018

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July 05, 2018

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August 01, 2018

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August 22, 2018

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September 19, 2018

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October 17, 2018

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November 07, 2018

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December 05, 2018

What Courses Will I Take?

This certificate program offers you the opportunity to study topics such as network administration, TCP/IP protocols, and network routers and switches. Courses include:

  • Networking Concepts
  • Network Administration
  • Networking with TCP/IP
  • Routing and Switching
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Program Requirements
  • Major Credits27
  • Total Credits27

Can I Afford This?

Here are some of the ways we can help lower the cost of your tuition and help you graduate sooner.

Tuition and Fees

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Desired Track Only one track is available for this program.
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Online, Rockville, Indiana, Missouri, Wisconsin

$371.00 cost per credit
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Tuition does not include University fees and associated program fees. View tuition and fee information or contact an Admissions Advisor for more information.

Indiana resident military veterans: tuition for online undergraduate degree and certificate programs is $220.00 per quarter credit hour.

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*Students are responsible for understanding the requirements of optional certification exams. The University cannot guarantee students will be eligible to sit for or pass exams. In some cases, work experience, additional coursework beyond the Purdue Global program, fieldwork, and/or background checks may be necessary to be eligible to take or to successfully pass the exams.

Purdue Global cannot guarantee employment or career advancement.