Degree Plans - Network Technology AAS

Record details

Wide Area Networks (WAN) continue to grow in complexity as technology evolves and the demand for highly trained networking experts increases daily. At TJC, you will receive current knowledge to enter this growing industry. 

Our AAS in Networking Engineering will enable you to design and implement a variety of computer and information networks. Additionally, these skills will allow you to maximize reliability and quality of service on existing or new networks, as well as improve network security and provide a range of application-oriented solutions. 

Once completed, our curriculum will let you more forward in your IT career pursuits. 

Catalog Year
2019-2020
Degree Type
AAS
TSI
Complete
Degree Plan
Major Courses 45 Credits

ITSC 1305 Introduction to PC Operating Systems

ITNW 1325 Fundamentals of Networking Technologies

ITSC1325 Personal Computer Hardware

COSC 1301 Introduction to Computing

ITSC 1321 Intermediate PC Operating Systems

ITSY 1300 Fundamentals of Information Security

EECT 1300 Technical Customer Service

ITNW 1358 Network +

ITCC 1314 CCNA 1: Introduction to Networks

ITCC 1340 CCNA 2: Routing and Switching Essentials

ITMT 2373 Windows Server Administration I

ITCC 2312 CCNA 3: Scaling Networks

ITCC 2313 CCNA 4: Connecting Networks

ITMT 2374 Windows Server Administration II

ITSY 1342 Information Technology Security

 
General Education Requirements 15 Credits
Every Associate of Applied Science degree plan must contain at least 15 semester hours of general education courses. At least one course must be taken from each of the following areas: humanities/fine arts (language, philosophy & culture/creative arts), social/behavioral science (social and behavioral sciences/American history/ government/political science), and natural science/ mathematics (life and physical sciences/mathematics). Major Courses: 45
General Education Requirements: 15
Total Semester Hours: 60

Recommended Course Sequence:

First Semester Credit Hours
ITSC 1305 Introduction to PC Operating Systems*** 3
ITNW 1325 Fundamentals of Networking Technologies 3
ITSC1325 Personal Computer Hardware 3
COSC 1301 Introduction to Computing 3
MATH 1332 Contemporary Mathematics OR Higher level mathematics course 3
Second Semester Credit Hours
ITSC 1321 Intermediate PC Operating Systems 3
ITSY 1300 Fundamentals of Information Security 3
EECT 1300 Technical Customer Service 3
ITNW 1358 Network + 3
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
Third Semester Credit Hours
ITCC 1314 CCNA 1: Introduction to Networks*** 3
ITCC 1340 CCNA 2: Routing and Switching Essentials*** 3
ITMT 2373 Windows Server Administration I 3
SPCH 1321 Bus. & Professional Communication OR SPCH 1315 3
xxxx x3xx Lang., Philosophy and Culture Core OR Creative Arts Core 3
Fourth Semester Credit Hours
ITCC 2312 CCNA 3: Scaling Networks*** 3
ITCC 2313 CCNA 4: Connecting Networks*** 3
ITMT 2374 Windows Server Administration II 3
ITSY 1342 Information Technology Security 3
xxxx x3xx Social and Behavioral Sciences Core 3
Total Semester Hours 60

Courses titled in bold type represent general education requirements. 

**With department approval, students can substitute ITNW 2354. 

***Course is offered in 8-week terms only.