The Computer Network Systems Engineering (CNSE) Program provides training in specific technologies necessary to function effectively as a multi-platform network systems administrator/analyst. CNSE provides hands-on training and Online courses on computer and network systems.  Successful program completion qualifies individuals for beginning positions in Information Technology such as Network/Systems Administrator, Cyber Security Analyst, Cloud Administrator, Technical Specialist, etc.

The Moorpark College Computer Network System Engineering Program is an Amazon Web Services Academy offering Cloud Technology courses, Vmware Academy, Microsoft Academy, Palo Alto Academy, Redhat Academy, and a Cisco Academy.  The CNSE program offers simulation technology using, live remote equipment bank 7 x 24 hour Lab using, and all students get a Safari Oreilly online technical library subscription.  Most CNSE courses prepare students to pass industry certification to help students prepare for employment.  Most recently, new Cloud Courses are now being offered and our new Cyber Security AS degree is now being offered.   The CNSE program also has a Cyber Security Team members training and competing in National Cyber competitions.  Many opportunities exist for Penetration Testers, and Cyber Security related careers.

IMPORTANT NOTE:  Industry demands seem to change almost daily in this growing field. To keep pace with this growing educational need, Moorpark College continually updates, revises and develops its CNSE courses. To see the most accurate listing of the courses available, consult the current semester’s Schedule of Classes Full-time faculty members, Edmond Garcia and Wayne Snyder are able to provide up-to-date information. They can be reached at or Students can also make an appointment with a counselor at (805) 378-1428 to learn more.

CNSE General A.S. Degree Pdf

CyberSecurity A.S. Degree Requirements Pdf

CyberSecurity Video (2 min)

Certificates offered (See Pdf List)


Department Administration and Staff

Office: HSS-114
Phone: (805) 553-4133

  • Howard Davis, Dean
  • Kristen McCloskey, Administrative Assistant

Full-time Faculty

Part-time Faculty

Part-time faculty list their contact information for students on their course syllabi.  In addition, students can leave a message for a particular instructor with the division office by calling (805) 553-4133.

Curtis Guffee E-mail:,

Michael Wylie E-mail:,

Paul Guggenheimer Email:


Counselors who specialize in the Computer Network Systems Engineering degrees and certificates, Wendy Berg and Giselle Ramirez, can be contacted through the Counseling Office.

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