Network Management, A.S.

School of Computer Sciences

As computers have become more and more integrated with the people, homes, and businesses of the world, the need for savvy networking professionals has increased exponentially.

The associate degree in network management gives you a background in local and wide area network (LAN/WAN) design and implemen­tation. The program also addresses network administration issues. Your network management coursework also helps you prepare to pursue certification as a Cisco Certified Networking Associate.

Hands-On Learning

The network management program develops skills using state-of-the-art equipment in our networking lab. You will learn to:

  • Design and install network cable according to current standards
  • Manage switches and routers in a LAN/WAN environment
  • Set up network devices such as servers, printers and host computers
  • Set up and manage user network accounts

Career Ready

When you graduate, you will be prepared to enter the networking field at a technician level. You’ll also be able to assist in the design and installation of network solutions for businesses, schools, or government offices.

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