Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
CIP Code:    521204

An instructional program that focuses on the design, implementation and management of linked systems of computers, peripherals and associated software and prepares individuals with the technical skills required to support networks and network users.  This program includes instruction in network technologies and standards; system design, architecture, operating systems, security, communications protocols, client support, messaging services, network management, troubleshooting and server optimization.  Students in this program may be employed as a network administrator, network specialist, network technician, webmaster, client server analyst or network operator.