This course introduces the fundamentals of computer systems and the role of information processing in today's business environment. An overview is presented of information systems, systems development, operating systems and programming, database management, networking and telecommunications, and the Internet.
Network Support Certificate (Undergraduate)
Networked computer systems are the nerve center of business and industry today. Coursework in our undergraduate Network Support Certificate program will provide you with important insights into networking—so you can help keep your organization up and running.
The Network Support Certificate offers coursework in the specific theories, competencies, and skills necessary for success as a network administrator. This certificate is developed with a focus on the Network+ body of knowledge including local area networks, wireless networks, and wide area networks.
Network Support Certificate (Undergraduate) requires a minimum of 18 credits, which may come from a combination of required and elective courses.
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We believe that students and families should be prepared financially for college and understand gainful employment opportunities before starting any program. So we want to ensure you have the information you need to make an informed choice - information like what it will cost, the skills you'll learn through your chosen program, and the types of occupations the program prepares you for.
Our curriculum is designed to help you prepare for the competitive job market with relevant knowledge and in-demand skills. This program will include the following courses:
In addition to the knowledge and skills related to the University Learning Goals, College of Information Systems & Technology graduating students are intended to attain certain program-specific knowledge, skills and abilities. Therefore, you should be able to demonstrate the following learning outcomes by the time you complete this program. Review the program student learning outcomes (PDF) for the Network Support Certificate program.