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 are subject to change.

Semester 1
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace -OR- 3
ENG-105 Composition I Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 Gen Ed
MGT-208 Introduction to Information Systems -OR- Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 Gen Ed
CSC-110 Introduction to Computers -OR- Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
BCA-205 Database/Spreadsheets 3
NET-109 A+ Certification Prep Course 4
NET-213 CISCO Networking 4
Total Credits 17

Semester 2
CIS-303 Introduction to Database 3
NET-225 Routing and Switching Essentials 4
NET-313 Windows Server 3
NET-412 Linux System Administration 3
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
Total Credits 16

Semester 3
NET-268 CCNA Routing and Switching: Scaling Networks 3
NET-310 Virtual Machines 3
NET-320 Advanced Server Configuration 3
NET-346 Windows Exchange Server 3
NET-612 Fundamentals of Network Security 3
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 Gen Ed
Total Credits 18

Semester 4
CIS-750 Project Management 3
NET-269 CCNA Routing and Switching: Connecting Networks 3
NET-710 SQL Database 2
NET-916 Experiential Learning 5
NET-932 Internship 2
Information Technology Elective 2
Total Credits 17

Information Technology Electives *
BCA-183 Basic Web Design Software 2
BCA-232 Multimedia for Web Design 3
CIS-604 Visual Basic 3
GRA-162 Web Page Graphics 3
NET-152 Advanced Network Technology 3
NET-474 Certification Preparation 1
NET-475 Certification Preparation 2
NET-949 Special Topics 1

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

Student Success Specialist

Val Peterson
Black Hawk Hall 147B
319-296-2329 ext.1083
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Program Advisor

Todd Bengen
Black Hawk Hall 114
319-296-2329 ext.1124
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Chad Dean
Black Hawk Hall 106
319-296-2329 ext.1707
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