Plan of Study

Network Engineering Technology, BS

This sample plan of study is from the 2017-2018 University Catalog.

Fall 1st Year

CNIT 18000 - Introduction To Systems Development
TLI 11200 - Foundations Of Organizational Leadership
Composition Selective
MA 16010 - Applied Calculus I
TECH 12000 - Design Thinking In Technology

Total: 15 Credits

Spring 1st Year

CNIT 15501 - Introduction To Software Development Concepts
CNIT 17600 - Information Technology Architectures ♦ *
Oral Communications Selective
MA 16020 - Applied Calculus II *
Business Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00

Total: 15 Credits

Fall 2nd Year

CNIT 24000 - Data Communications And Networking
CNIT 27200 - Database Fundamentals
CNIT 28000 - Systems Analysis And Design Methods
Accounting Selective  - Credit Hours: 3.00
PHYS 21900 - General Physics II *
or
PHYS 22100 - General Physics *

Total: 16 Credits

Spring 2nd Year

CNIT 24200 - System Administration
CNIT 25501 - Object-Oriented Programming Introduction
CNIT 27000 - Cybersecurity Fundamentals

Total: 16 Credits

Fall 3rd Year

CNIT 34000 - UNIX Administration
CNIT 34500 - Internetwork Design And Implementation
Interdisciplinary Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00
Professional Speaking Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00
Economics Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00

Total: 16 Credits

Spring 3rd Year

CNIT 32000 - Policy, Regulation, And Globalization In Information Technology
CNIT 34210 - Storage Area Networking
CNIT 34220 - Network Administration
CNIT 34600 - Wireless Networks

Total: 14 Credits

Fall 4th Year

CNIT 45500 - Network Security
CNIT 48000 - Managing Information Technology Projects

Total: 14 Credits

Spring 4th Year

CNIT 31500 - Systems Programming

Total: 14 Credits

Notes:

*Fulfills University Core

1) Students must earn a C- or better in all CNIT courses that are a prerequisite to another CNIT course

2) 2.0 Graduation GPA required for Bachelor of Science degree

3) 2.0 Graduation GPA in all CNIT courses required for Bachelor of Science degree

4) ANY COURSE TAKEN AT PURDUE CAN BE ATTEMPTED NO MORE THAN THREE TIMES (INCLUSIVE OF W, WF, WN, I, and IF)

5) Courses with the ♦ are essential for the CIT degree critical path to graduation

6) Co-Curricular Requirements include the following:

♦ The course is considered critical. A Critical Course is one that a student must be able to pass to persist and succeed in a particular major.

For complete program details visit the 2017-2018 University Catalog

For selective and elective courses that meet program requirements, visit myPurduePlan