Network Administration and Engineering

Network Administration and Engineering Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Program Start: Fall only

The AAS degree program requires a mix of general education and hands-on courses. The following list of courses is from the current catalog year, organized in the suggested sequence of study for a full-time student, and is subject to change.

If you are a current student your program requirements may be different than those listed for the current catalog year. View your Program Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and to search and register for classes.

Semester 1
COM781 Written Communication in the Workplace -OR- 3
ENG105 Composition I 3
CSC110 Introduction to Computers -OR- 3
BCA205 Database/Spreadsheets 3
MAT110 Math for Liberal Arts 3
NET109 A+ Certification Prep 4
NET213 CISCO Networking 4

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Total Credits 17
Semester 2
CIS303 Introduction to Database 3
NET225 Routing and Switching Essentials 4
NET313 Windows Server 3
NET412 Linux System Administration 3
PSY102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3
PSY111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- 3
SOC110 Introduction to Sociology 3

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Total Credits 16
Semester 3
NET268 CCNA Routing and Switching: Scaling Networks 3
NET310 Virtual Machines 3
NET343 Windows Directory Services 3
NET346 Windows Exchange Server 3
NET612 Fundamentals of Network Security 3
SPC101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3

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Total Credits 18
Semester 4
CIS750 Project Management 3
NET269 CCNA Routing and Switching: Connecting Networks 3
NET710 SQL Database 2
NET916 Experiential Learning 5
NET932 Internship 2
Information Technology Elective 2

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Total Credits 17
Information Technology Elective Electives
BCA183 Basic Web Design Software 2
BCA232 Multimedia for Web Design 3
CIS604 Visual Basic 3
GRA150 Introduction to Web Design 3
GRA162 Web Page Graphics 3
NET152 Advanced Network Technologies 3
NET474 Certification Preparation 1
NET475 Certification Preparation 2


Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Cindi Clark
Black Hawk Hall 177
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Program Advisor

Todd Bengen
Black Hawk Hall 186
319-296-2329 ext.1124
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Bryan Renfro
Black Hawk Hall 180
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