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The Networking Technology bachelor’s degree is designed to prepare the graduate with the technical knowledge and skills needed to design, install, administer, and maintain computer network systems.  An added dimension is the focus on business and communications skills that will enable graduates to understand the business environment and to apply networking and security solutions effectively.  Students may major in Network Security or Computer Networking with a specialty in Server Administration or Advanced Cisco Networking.


**Which class should I take? When should I take it?  Please click here for a recommended program sequence.

Foundations of Excellence 21 cr.
COMM120 Presentation Techniques 3 cr.
ENGL109 Composition 3 cr.
ENGL110 Advanced Composition 3 cr.
ENGL311 Professional Writing 3 cr.
FRSM100 Career and Education Seminar 3 cr.
HUMN310-315 Global Cultures: Choice of country or culture 3 cr.
SOSC201 Diversity in Society 3 cr.
Foundations of Mathematics and Science 15 cr.
MATH125 Intermediate Algebra 3 cr.
MATH135 College Algebra 3 cr.
MATH140,150orSTAT322 Finite Math, Pre-Calculus or Inferential Statistics 3 cr.
PHYS100 and PHYS100L Applied Physics with Lab 3 cr.
STAT220 Introduction to Statistics 3 cr.
Foundations of Business 9-10 cr.
ACCT200 or ACCT201 Accounting Basics for Managers or Accounting Foundations I 3-4 cr.
BUSN210 Professional Ethics 3 cr.
MGMT211 Management Foundations 3 cr.
Foundations of Technology 9 cr.
BITS211 Microcomputer Applications: Spreadsheet 3 cr.
CISP111 Systems Foundations 3 cr.
GPMT350 Principles of Project Management 3 cr.
Major 60-61 cr.
IAAS224 Implementing Network Security 3 cr.
IAAS325 Wireless Networking and Security 3 cr.
NETW101 PC Operating Systems 3 cr.
NETW111 Cisco Networking Fundamentals 3 cr.
NETW112 Cisco Networking Router IOS 3 cr.
NETW141 MS Client and Server OS 3 cr.
NETW201 PC Maintenance and Management 3 cr.
NETW211 Cisco Networking LAN Design 3 cr.
NETW212 Cisco Networking WAN Design 3 cr.
NETW217 UNIX Operating System 3 cr.
NETW235 UNIX/Linux Server Administration 3 cr.
NETW241 MS Implement Network Infrastructure 3 cr.
NETW326 IP Telephony 3 cr.
NETW440 Network Design and Management 3 cr.
TECH497 College of Technology Capstone 3 cr.
Choose one of the following specialty areas: (15-16) cr.
Advanced Cisco Networking Specialty [ACNS] (16) cr.
NETW311 Cisco Networking Advanced Routing 4 cr.
NETW312 Cisco Networking Secure WANs 4 cr.
NETW411 Cisco Networking Advanced Switching 4 cr.
NETW412 Cisco Networking Optimize WANs 4 cr.
Server Administration Specialty [SADS] (15) cr.
NETW243 MS Administer SQL Server 3 cr.
NETW341 MS Plan and Implement Active Directory 3 cr.
NETW350 Configuring MS Exchange Server 3 cr.
NETW421 MS Server Application Infrastructure 3 cr.
NETW435 Virtualization 3 cr.
Recommended Open Electives 4-6 cr.
ENVS125 Introduction to Environmental Studies 3 cr.
IAAS490 Information Assurance and Security Internship 3 cr.
NETW490 Networking Internship 3 cr.