May 24, 2022  
2021-2022 Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Catalog

Network Systems Technology, AS


The Networking Systems Technology program is designed to prepare students for careers in Network Infrastructure, Network Server Administration, and/or to provide supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in these occupations. This program includes both technical skill and professional skill development. Students who successfully complete this Associate in Science degree are exposed to the competencies included in the following industry certifications: CompTIA’s A+, Network+, Security+, Linux+ and Project+ ; Cisco CCT(Cisco Certified Technician) and CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate); Microsoft’s MCSA (Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate) and Windows Server & Desktop exams.

General Education Requirements


Communications (6 Credit Hours)


Humanities (3 Credit Hours)


Choose one from the following:

Mathematics (3 Credit Hours)


Choose one from the following:

Total General Education Hours: 15


Networking Systems Technology Core Courses


Total NST Technology Core Hours: 30


Select one from the following concentrations:


Concentration in Network Infrastructure Courses Hours: 12


Network Infrastructure Elective Hours: 3


Choose one from the following:

Concentration in Network Server Administration Hours: 12


Total Program Hours: 60


Notes

  1. An overall grade point average of 2.5 or higher is required for all students seeking an AS degree in this program.
  2. All requirements must be passed with a minimum grade of C.
  3. Typing proficiency is recommended for this program.