Computer Technology, Networking Emphasis - Associate in Applied ScienceWith the widespread use of computers around the world, there is an ongoing need for skilled computer specialists. The Associate in Applied Science degree in Computer Technology - Networking Emphasis prepares students for entry-level positions in a vast number of industries. After completing a year in general computer courses, students choose an emphasis in Programming or Networking. The Networking emphasis provides skills in network architecture, network design, and LAN/WAN services and support. These valuable skills enable graduates to work in IT for small businesses, public and private corporations, and in private practice.
Credit Requirements: 75 semester credit hours
Career OutlookA network technician has the technical knowledge and ability to work as a network architect, network designer, and network administrator. Graduates of the A.A.S. in Computer Technology - Networking Emphasis degree program can begin their careers with small businesses, public and private corporations, and in private practice.
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