Cisco Certificate

Sonoran Desert Institute

The CISCO Certificate is designed for the for IT professional

Cisco Certificate

The CISCO Certificate is designed for the for IT professional who is looking to advance their career from simple desktop and hardware support to more of an entry level IT Administrator role. The program covers the strategies and techniques which are required to design, deploy, and maintain an efficient network in a modern workplace. The program also focuses on the role of the IT Administrator in protecting digital assets through advanced routing security protocols. This program is also ideal for those who have completed our CompTIA Program.

Completion Requirements

To earn a CISCO Certificate, a student must do the following:

  • Complete 31 credit hours of program coursework online through the Institute
  • Complete the program with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 or above
  • Complete all program requirements within one year
  • Meet all financial obligations to the Institute
Completion of the CISCO Certificate Program does not require additional specialized training, practicums, or externships.

Course Credit Hours

Certified Cisco CCENT (part I) 4
Certified Cisco CCENT (part II) 5
Certified Cisco CCNA (part I) 5
Certified Cisco CCNA (part II) 5
Certified Cisco IINS (part I) 6
Certified Cisco IINS (part II) 6

Tuition & Fees

Tuition: $5,890
Educational Resource Fee (mandatory): $595

No-interest payment plans are available. Please contact the Admissions department for more info at or (480) 314-2102.

For information on how to use your military or veteran’s benefits, click HERE.

Textbooks and Materials

CCENT/CCNA ICND 1 640-822 Official Certification Guide – 3rd edition – Cisco Press.

All coursework materials including the textbook are provided by the Institute and included in the total program cost.

More Info

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