Become a Network Administrator


Network administrators play a vital role in managing and maintaining an organization’s computer network. Begin your career in information technology (IT) as a network administrator, and learn the essential skills you’ll need to organize, install, and support a Cisco network.

Master the networking concepts and skills to support a Cisco network.Earn between $58,000 and $96,000.Configure routers and switches.

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Prepare for the CompTIA Network+ (N10-006) Exam

College | Online class

The CompTIA Network+ certification measures a network administrator’s basic understanding and familarity of networking components and concepts. This Learning Path covers the the topics and skills...

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CS402: Computer Communications and Networks

College | Online class

The rest of the course implements a top-down approach to teach you the details about each layer and the relevant protocols used in computer networks. Beginning in Unit 3, you will explore the...


Networks Illustrated: Principles without Calculus

College | Online class

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