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 21800 - General Physics *
PHYS 22000 - General Physics *

Total: 16 Credits

Spring 2nd Year

CNIT 24200 - System Administration
CNIT 25501 - Object-Oriented Programming Introduction
CNIT 27000 - Cybersecurity Fundamentals
Statistics Selective  - Credit Hours: 3.00
PHYS 21900 - General Physics II * or
PHYS 22100 - General Physics *

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
Professional Writing Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00

Total: 14 Credits

Fall 4th Year

CNIT 45500 - Network Security
CNIT 48000 - Managing Information Technology Projects
Interdisciplinary Selective - Credit Hours: 2.00
Communications Selective  - Credit Hours: 3.00
Humanities Foundational Selective  - Credit Hours: 3.00 *

Total: 14 Credits

Spring 4th Year

CNIT 31500 - Systems Programming
Information Technology Selective  - Credit Hours: 3.00
Information Technology Selective  - Credit Hours: 3.00
Interdisciplinary Selective  - Credit Hours: 2.00
Behavioral/Social Sciences Foundational Selective  - Credit Hours: 3.00 *

Total: 14 Credits

Notes:

*Fulfills University Core

♦ 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

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