Information Technology: Network Administration and Security

A degree in Information Technology: Network Administration and Security provides students with the technical skills and knowledge needed to work with computing systems and network-driven information systems. 

In this program, students build a solid foundation of current knowledge in network and system administration and security. They also develop skills in computer systems hardware and software installation, upgrade, troubleshooting, and management; as well as network design implementation, administration, and security. Eligibile students can participate in the integrated technology merit fast track to start working towards their master's at the Graduate School of Technology while pursuing their bachelor's.

BS Requirements: 120 credits including 60 credits in liberal arts
AS Requirements: 60 credits including 30 in liberal arts

 

College Core Requirements

Course

BS

AS

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4

4

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4

4

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4

4

GLL - Literature

6

3

GHS/GPL - American Studies

6

3

Various - Ethnic or Judaic Studies

3

3

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3

3***

GSS/GSB/GSC/GSP - Science

3 or 4

 

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4

4

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3

 

Minimum

36

24

Note: A related one-credit "topics" or workshop course may be offered with the above courses.

*If a student is exempt from College Math, he or she is required to take statistics
** For Human Services major: GCAN 215 (Interpersonal Communication) satisfies the speech requirement. 
***For Indisiciplinary and Human Services Associate's degree only, students may take science instead of math to satisfy the core requirement.

Requirements for the Major

Course

BS

AS

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3

3

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3

3

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3

3

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3

3

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3/1

 

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3/1

 

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3

3

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3

 

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3

 

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3

 

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3

 

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3

 

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3

 

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3

 

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3/1

3/1

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3/1

3/1

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3

 

Three approved computer science electives

9

9

Minimum

60

30

Recommended computer science electives include:

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