Online CompTIA Network+ Certification Course

Prepare for the CompTIA Network+ certification exam!

Register for this course by November 23 and take 20% off tuition cost.*  


Quick Details

Towson University’s CompTIA Network+ Certification course will help you take your career in network infrastructure support to the next level. You will learn to configure, manage and troubleshoot hard-wired and wireless IT networks as you prepare to pass the CompTIA Network+ certification exam.

Total Hours: 110

Tuition: $1,999 includes all instructional materials and a voucher for the certification exam

Location: Online

This course is WIOA approved and is on the Maryland Eligible Training Provider List (ETPL).

This course is delivered by our education partners at ed2go.

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More About This Course

This CompTIA Network+ certification is widely considered to be the industry standard for starting a career supporting IT network infrastructure. Skills such as configuring, deploying and troubleshooting networks are highly valued by premier employers in the business, non-profit and government sectors. This 100% online course you will teach you key topics covered on the Network+ certification exam, including network design, security, routing and switching, cloud computing, IPv6, forensics and security best practices.

Network Architecture

Network infrastructure implementation, routing concepts and protocols, cloud and virtualization

Network Operations

Monitoring tools, network segmentation, configuration management

Network Security

Network vulnerabilities and threats, risk management, network access control models


Network and security troubleshooting, common issues with fiber cables, copper cables and WAN

Industry Standards, Practices and Network Theory

OSI model, wired connectivity, network policies and procedures

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By course completion, you will be fully prepared to take and pass the CompTIA Network+ certification exam (N10-007). CompTIA Network+ certification is widely considered the industry standard for initiating a career supporting IT network infrastructure.

Hardware Requirements

  • This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac.
  • Webcams are strongly recommended.

Software Requirements

  • PC: Windows XP or later.
  • Mac: OS X Snow Leopard 10.6 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.
  • Microsoft Word (not included in enrollment).
  • Windows Media Player.
  • Adobe Flash Player. Download the Flash Player.
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader. Download the Acrobat Reader.
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.


  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.

There are no prerequisites to take the course. However, CompTIA recommends having up to 12 months of hands-on experience before taking the Network+ certification exam.

*NOTE: WIOA, G.I. Bill®, and other specialized workforce assistance programs are not eligible for discounts.

CompTIA Authorized Academy and Authorized Partner

Towson University is an CompTIA Authorized Academy and Authorized Partner.

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