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Networking Technology A.A.S. - Evening Program

Credential: 
Associate in Applied Science
Program Code: 
A25340

The Networking Technology curriculum prepares individuals for employment supporting network infrastructure environments. Students will learn how to use technologies to provide reliable transmission and delivery of data, voice, image, and video communications in business, industry, and education.

Course work includes design, installation, configuration, and management of network infrastructure technologies and network operating systems. Emphasis is placed on the implementation and management of network software and the implementation and management of hardware such as switches and routers.

Graduates may find employment in entry-level jobs as local area network managers, network operators, network analysts, and network technicians. Graduates may also be qualified to take certification examinations for various network industry certifications, depending on their local program.

First Semester (Fall)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
ACA 115 Success and Study Skills 1
BUS 110 Introduction to Business 3
CIS 111 Basic PC Literacy 2
NOS 110 Operating Systems Concepts 3

Second Semester (Spring)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
NET 125 Networking Basics 3
NOS 120 Linux/UNIX Single User 3
NOS 130 Windows Single User 3

Third Semester (Summer)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
DBA 110 Database Concepts 3
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry 3

Fourth Semester (Fall)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
NET 126 Routing Basics 3
NOS 220 Linux/UNIX Admin I 3
NOS 230 Windows Admin I 3

Fifth Semester (Spring)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
SEC 110 Security Concepts 3
NET 225 Routing and Switching I 3
NET 226 Routing and Switching II 3

Sixth Semester (Summer)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
CTS 120 Hardware/Software Support 3
MAT 171 Precalculus Algebra 4

Seventh Semester (Fall)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
CIS 115 Intro to Programming and Logic 3
CTI 240 Virtualization Admin I 3
NET 175 Wireless Technology 3

Eighth Semester (Spring)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
CTI 241 Virtualization Admin II 3
PSY 150 General Psychology 3
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3

Ninth Semester (Summer)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
ENG 114 Professional Research and Reporting 3
NET 289 Networking Project 3

Total Credit Hours Required

73

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