Network Administration and Engineering AAS Degree Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 68
Program Start: Fall

2018–2019 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed.

When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

General education course.
Non-transfer general education course.
Course has a prerequisite and/or corequisite.
Course meets 100% online.
Course meets face-to-face after 5:00pm.

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Semester 1
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 Non-transfer general education course $561.00
ENG-105 Composition I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
MGT-208 Introduction to Information Systems -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
CSC-110 Introduction to Computers Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
BCA-205 Database/Spreadsheets Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 Non-transfer general education course $561.00
NET-109 A+ Certification Prep Course 4 $788.00
NET-213 CISCO Networking Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 $788.00
Total Credits 17

Semester 2
CIS-303 Introduction to Database 3 $561.00
NET-225 Routing and Switching Essentials Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 $798.00
NET-313 Windows Server Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $621.00
NET-412 Linux System Administration 3 $561.00
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 Non-transfer general education course $561.00
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
Total Credits 16

Semester 3
NET-268 CCNA Routing and Switching: Scaling Networks Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $576.00
NET-310 Virtual Machines Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $581.00
NET-320 Advanced Server Configuration Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $561.00
NET-346 Windows Exchange Server Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $561.00
NET-612 Fundamentals of Network Security Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $561.00
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
Total Credits 18

Semester 4
CIS-750 Project Management Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $561.00
NET-269 CCNA Routing and Switching: Connecting Networks Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $581.00
NET-710 SQL Database Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 2 $374.00
NET-916 Experiential Learning Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 5 $935.00
NET-932 Internship Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 2 $374.00
Information Technology Elective 2
Total Credits 17

Information Technology Electives *
BCA-183 Basic Web Design Software Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 2 $374.00
BCA-232 Multimedia for Web Design 3 $561.00
CIS-604 Visual Basic 3 $561.00
GRA-162 Web Page Graphics Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $591.00
NET-152 Advanced Network Technology 3 $561.00
NET-474 Certification Preparation Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 1 $187.00
NET-475 Certification Preparation Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 2 $374.00
NET-949 Special Topics 1 $187.00

* Any BCA, GRA, or NET course can be used as an elective if not already taken in this or prior terms.

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Student Success Specialist

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