2022 - 2023 MCPS High School Course Bulletin


IT Networking Academy (CISCO)-CCNA

The CISCO networking POS provides a comprehensive foundation of microcomputer and network technologies in preparation for earning international industry credentials. Hands-on laboratory experiences train students as entry-level technicians in the field of IT, and for advanced studies in engineering and IT in colleges, universities, and the military. Articulated college credits may be earned through successful completion of the program.

ITC2042A / ITC2042BCCNA I Introduction to Networks A
ITC2033A / ITC2033BCCNA II-Routing and Switching Essentials A
ITC2045A / ITC2045BScaling Networks A
ITC2046A / ITC2046BCCNA IV Connecting Networks A

IT Networking Academy (CISCO)-CCENT

ITC2035A / ITC2035BIT Essentials A
ITC2041A / ITC2041BNDG Linux Essentials A
ITC2042A / ITC2042BCCNA I Introduction to Networks A
ITC2033A / ITC2033BCCNA II-Routing and Switching Essentials A

IT Networking Academy (AOIT)

ITC2008Internship, Information Technology
ITC5104CE Adv Computer Science

Computer Science/Code.org

The Computer and Information Sciences program focuses on various aspects in computing, computer science, robotics, and information science and systems. Students can take two AP courses in the pathway, Cybersecurity, and earn college credit in dual enrollment and obtain internships. This program is offered at all comprehensive high schools. Schools with AOIT – IT Programming follow the Computer Science/Code.org sequence.

ITC2024A / ITC2024BComputer Programming 1A
ITC2007A / ITC2007BAP Computer Science Java A
ITC2006A / ITC2006BCybersecurity Capstone TP A
ITC2060A / ITC2060BCybersecurity Capstone DP A
ITC2021A / ITC2021BComputer Programming 3-Advanced Topics in Computer Science A
ITC2008Internship, Information Technology
ITC5104CE Adv Computer Science
ITC2005A / ITC2005BIB Computer Science 2A

NAF Academy of Information Technology-Web Design

Web Design offers students opportunities to explore careers related to website development and database administration.

ITC2025A / ITC2025BWebsite Development A
ITC2012A / ITC2012BWeb Tools and Digital Media Advanced A
ITC2024A / ITC2024BComputer Programming 1A
ITC2012A / ITC2012BWeb Tools and Digital Media Advanced A
ITC2008Internship, Information Technology
ITC5104CE Adv Computer Science

Network Operations

The Network Operations program of study offers students opportunities to learn technical and problem-solving skills, while providing a comprehensive foundation of microcomputer and network technologies. Preparation for international industry credentials validate the knowledge students have attained. Hands-on laboratory experiences train students as entry-level technicians in the field of IT as well as for advanced studies in engineering and IT in colleges, universities, and the military. Articulated college credits may be earned through successful completion of the program. This program is offered at Clarksburg HS, Seneca Valley HS, and Thomas Edison HS of Technology. Industry Certifications that Students May Earn Postsecondary Credentials that Students May

ITC2039A / ITC2039BNetwork Operations DP 1A
ITC2040Network Operations DP 2
ITC2028Network Operations Internship
ITC2029Network Operations Guided Research
ITC2006A / ITC2006BCybersecurity Capstone TP A
ITC2060A / ITC2060BCybersecurity Capstone DP A
ITC2062A / ITC2062BSV Network Operations 1A
ITC2063A / ITC2063BSV Network Operations DP 2A
ITC2037Network Operations 1 Theory DP
ITC2038A / ITC2038BNetwork Operations 2 Practicum A
ITC2040Network Operations DP 2
ITC2028Network Operations Internship

P-Tech Network Operations and Information Technology

Clarksburg’s P-TECH Pathways in Network and Information Technology is a dual-enrollment program that enables participating students to earn both an MCPS high school diploma and an associate of applied science (AAS) degree from Montgomery College for FREE, while in high school. Students will complete their high school diploma credits while earning the AAS degree in four to six years. The AAS degree ensures that students will meet industry expectations and gain technical skills and workplace competencies as well as industry certifications. Skills acquired include software and hardware installation, network and security configuration, forensics fundamentals, virtualization, and cloud computing. This program is offered exclusively at Clarksburg High School by application, and the only entry point for this program is at the beginning of ninth grade.

ITC2030A / ITC2030BPTECH Network Operations 1A
ITC2065Introduction to Cloud Computing DP [MC NWIT 105]
ITC2061A / ITC2061BP-TECH Network Operations 2 A, SP