Networking & Systems Administration Degree
Curriculum No. 460
Network Administration Option

This two-year degree program prepares students for employment as entry-level support specialists or systems administrators. Requires 61 semester hours. Choose the Cisco or Network Administration Option.

This is a new proposed rotation for this degree. It does not match the current catalog but refects the change of CIS 143 from a spring only course to a fall only course.

Fall Semester - First Year

  • CIS 140 Networking Fundamentals (4)
  • CIS 182 Windows Server Fundamentals (3)
  • CIS 184 Windows Professional Configuration (3)
  • ENG 103 Composition I OR
    ENG 109 Intro. to Technical Report Writing (3)
  • MAT 150 College Algebra OR
    MAT 210 Finite Mathematics (3-4)
  • Total 16- 17 hours

Spring Semester - First Year

  • CIS 123 Management Information Systems (3)
  • CIS 142 PC Repair and Configuration (3)
  • CIS 282 Windows Server II Networking (3)
  • Humanities elective (3)
  • Social Science elective (3)
  • Total 15 hours

Fall Semester - Second Year

  • CIS 110 Visual Basic Programming OR
    CIS 150 C++ Programming I OR
    CIS 160 Java Programming I (3)
  • CIS 143 Wireless Communication (2)
  • CIS 170 Introduction to Unix (3)
  • CIS 237 Database Management and SQL (3)
  • SPE 100 Fundamentals of Speech (3)
  • Total 14  hours

Spring Semester - Second Year

  • CIS 283 Network Security+ (3)
  • CIS 236 CIS Project OR
    CIS 296 Internship (3)
  • CIS 270 Fundamentals of Linux Administration (3)
  • Computer Information Systems Elective (6 - 7)
  • Total  15 - 16 hours