Course Schedule & Descriptions

Apply Now!

Applying is easy! We have an open-admission policy, which means if you have a high school diploma or its equivalent, you’re in and we can’t wait to see you in the halls.

Apply Now!
»

Schedule a Visit!

Find out if SCC passes your test. See first-hand the first-rate experience you can have here.

Take a Tour
»

Transfer Info

Make a smooth transition to a four-year institution.

Transfer
»

Course Schedules

View the credit class schedule
(live)

Credit
»

View the View the SP 18 credit class sched. (printable PDF)

Download
»

Browse the non-credit class schedule

Non-Credit
»

Course Descriptions


Course Types:

Computers/Networking

CPC 107   IT Technical Support (A+) (5)

Preparation to meet the requirements of the CompTIA A+ certification exam. How to build, configure, upgrade and troubleshoot PCs and mobile devices. Combination of lectures, demonstrations, discussions and hands-on labs.

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 125   Windows Desktop Operating Systems (3)

In-depth introduction to current Windows desktop operating systems including installation, resource use, hardware devices and drivers, system performance and reliability, network protocols and services, desktop, security and troubleshooting. Emphasis on supporting end users. Combination of lectures, demonstrations, discussions and hands-on labs. Preparation for Microsoft certification.

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 155   Programming for System Administrators (3)

Introduction and survey of modern programming and scripting languages with an orientation towards cyber security needs. Offered in an online or hybrid format only.

Course Type(s): On-Campus Online Hybrid

CPC 160   Security Fundamentals (3)

Prerequisites: CPC 107 or CPC 125

Fundamentals of security and preparation for the CompTIA Security + certification exam.  Combination of hands-on labs, lectures and demonstrations.

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 161   Computer Forensics (3)

Prerequisites: CPC 160

Corequisites: CPC 155

Explore use of analytical and investigative techniques to identify, collect, examine and preserve evidence or electronically stored information. Combination of hands-on labs, lectures and demonstrations. Fall

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 162   Ethical Hacking (3)

Prerequisites: CPC 160

Corequisites: CPC 155

Determine weaknesses and vulnerabilities in target systems using the same tools and knowledge as a malicious hacker (in a lawful way) in order to increase security. Preparation for CEH certification. Combination of hand-on labs, lectures and demonstrations. Fall

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 170   CCNA1 (5)

First course in a four-course sequence that prepares student for Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA) certification and the job market. Over the four-course sequence learn networking fundamentals, routing and switching protocols, router and switch configuration in the LAN and WAN, security issues and solutions, and wireless technologies. Combination of hands-on labs, lectures, and demonstrations.

Course Type(s): On-Campus Hybrid

CPC 171   CCNA2 (5)

Prerequisites: CPC 170

Second course in a four-course sequence that prepares student for Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA) certification and the job market. Over the four-course sequence learn networking fundamentals, routing and switching protocols, router and switch configuration in the LAN and WAN, security issues and solutions, and wireless technologies. Combination of hands-on labs, lectures, and demonstrations.

Course Type(s): On-Campus Hybrid

CPC 172   CCNA3 (5)

Prerequisites: CPC 171

Third course in a four-course sequence that prepares student for Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA) certification and the job market. Over the four-course sequence learn networking fundamentals, routing and switching protocols, router and switch configuration in the LAN and WAN, security issues and solutions, and wireless technologies. Combination of hands-on labs, lectures, and demonstrations.

Course Type(s): On-Campus Hybrid

CPC 173   CCNA4 (5)

Prerequisites: CPC 172

Fourth course in a four-course sequence that prepares student for Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA) certification and the job market. Over the four-course sequence learn networking fundamentals, routing and switching protocols, router and switch configuration in the LAN and WAN, security issues and solutions, and wireless technologies. Combination of hands-on labs, lectures, and demonstrations.

Course Type(s): On-Campus Hybrid

CPC 180   Introduction to Linux (3)

Introduction to Linux, installation, users and groups, package management, permissions and general network configuration. This is one of two classes required to prepare for the Red Hat Certified System Administrator certification.  Combination of lectures, demonstrations, discussions and hands-on labs.

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 202   Windows Server and Active Directory (5)

Prerequisites: CPC 107, CPC 125, or instructor permission.

In-depth study of the latest Windows Server operating system including installation, managing a server environment, access to resources, disaster recovery, IP addressing, name resolution, routing and remote access and network security. Combination of lectures, demonstrations, discussions and hands-on labs. Preparation for Microsoft certifications. Spring

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 224   Microsoft SQL Server (3)

Prerequisites: CPC 202, CPC 203

Preparation to meet certification requirements to become Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) or Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE). How to design and implement database solution using Microsoft SQL Server. Combination of lectures, demonstrations, discussions, online assignments, and hands-on labs.

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 225   Microsoft Exchange Server (3)

Prerequisites: CPC 202

Preparation to meet certification requirements to become Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) or Microsoft Certified Systems A. How to implement, administer, and troubleshoot information systems that incorporate Microsoft Exchange Server. Combination of lectures, demonstrations, discussions, online assignments, and hands-on labs.

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 240   Wireless LANs (5)

Prerequisites: CPC 171 or CCENT certification.

Introduction to Wireless LANs. Topics include IEEE 802.11 standard, wireless radio technology, wireless topologies, access points, bridges, antennas, security, site survey preparation, troubleshooting, and emerging technologies. Combination of lectures, demonstrations, discussions, online assignments, and hands-on labs.

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 245   CCNA Security (5)

Prerequisites: CPC 171 or CCENT Certification

In-depth introduction to network security based on router firewalls and security appliances. Topics include Access Control Lists (ACLs), AAA security, intrusion detection, monitoring, and securing Virtual Private Networks (VPNs). Combination of lectures, demonstrations, discussions, online assignments, and hands-on labs. Preparation for security-related industry certifications. Spring

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 246   Network Security II (5)

Prerequisites: CPC 245 or computer networking instructor permission.

Second course in a series of security classes providing in-depth study of network security based on firewall security devices. Topics include router and security appliance ACLs, AAA, advanced protocols and intrusion detection, failover and system maintenance, VPNs, and device management. Combination of lectures, demonstrations, discussions, online assignments, and hands-on labs. Preparation for security-related industry certifications.

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 247   Voice Over IP (5)

Prerequisites: CPC 173 or CCNA Certification.

Introduction to Voice over IP including a discussion of converged networks, gateways and trunks, and call management. Combination of lectures, demonstrations, discussions, and hands-on labs.

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 260   Linux Administration (3)

Prerequisites: CPC 180

Learn what a Linux administrator needs to know to support a Linux server.  Includes DNS, DHCP, mail services, Web and SQL services, file and print sharing, backup and recovery, monitoring and optimization, and configuration management. This is the second of two classes required to prepare for the Red Hat Certified System Administrator certification. Combination of lectures, demonstrations, discussions and hands-on labs.

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 261   Penetration Testing (3)

Prerequisites: CPC-160

Learn the practice of testing computer systems, networks, and web applications to find vulnerabilities that an attacker could exploit. Combination of hand-on labs, lectures and demonstrations.

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 262   CISSP (3)

Prerequisites: CPC-160

Preparation for the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) industry certification.

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 270   CCNP1 (4)

Prerequisites: CPC 173 or CCNA R & S certification

First course in a series that prepares students for CCNP cerrtification.  Reference Cisco System's Web site (www.cisco.com/certification) for specific competencies addressed.  Combination of hands-on labs, lectures and demonstrations. Students passing CCNA R &  S Certification are eligible to take this course.

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 271   CCNP2 (4)

Prerequisites: CPC 173 or CCNA R & S Certification

Second course in a series that prepares students for CCNP certification.  Reference Cisco System's Web site (www.cisco.com/certification) for specific competencies addressed.  Combination of hands-on-labs, lectures and demonstrations. Students passing the CCNA R & S certification are eligible to take this course.

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 272   CCNP3 (4)

Prerequisites: CPC 173 or CCNA R & S Certification

Third course in a series that prepares students for CCNP certification.  Reference Cisco System's Web site (www.cisco.com/certification) for specific competencies addressed.  Combination of hands-on labs, lectures and demonstrations. Students passing CCNA R & S certification are eligible to take this course.

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 273   CCNP4 (4)

Prerequisites: CPC 173 or CCNA R & S Certification.

Fourth course in a series that prepares students for CCNP certification.  Reference Cisco System's Web site (www.cisco.com/certification) for specific competencies addressed.  Combination of hands-on labs, lectures and demonstrations. Students passing CCNA R & S certification are eligible for enrollment.

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 290   Virtualization Technologies (3)

Prerequisites: CPC 107

Introduction to virtualization technologies and use in current corporate environments.  Heavy emphasis on VMware and other products like Hyper V.  Combination of lectures, demonstrations and hands-on labs. Fall

Course Type(s): On-Campus

CPC 299   New Technologies (3)

Prerequisites: CPC 107

Advanced IT topics including current trends and important skill sets.  Combination of lectures, demonstrations and hand-on labs when appropriate.

Course Type(s): On-Campus

SCC logo

4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive
Cofttleville, MO 63376

info_desk@stchas.edu
636-922-8000

© 2016 St. Charles Community College.