Networking, Administration and Information Security

IT Degrees at Peirce College: Networking, Administration and Information Security degree

IT Degrees at Peirce

Peirce prepares you to analyze IT problems and identify practical solutions.

Networking, Administration and Information Security

The Networking, Administration and Information Security concentration of our IT degree program expands your technical knowledge and prepares you for a rewarding career. You’ll learn career-oriented skills in areas like designing, integrating and implementing the hardware, software and security critical to businesses in any industry. Plus, Peirce's IT degree programs contain courses that align with the most popular IT certification exams, so you’ll be prepared to get certified even before you graduate. Like all Peirce IT degrees, the Networking, Administration and Information Security concentration is designed to fit seamlessly into your busy schedule and is available on campus and online, or in our new competency-based education format. Click the link to learn more about this self-paced, fully online program that uses the knowledge you already have to place you on the most direct path to completing your degree. 

You’re closer to getting your degree than you think. Please apply today or call us at 888.467.3472, ext 9000 with any questions about this Networking, Administration and Information Security concentration of our IT degree program.

Bachelor of Science Degree Curriculum - Minimum Total Credits: 121

For course requirements and prerequisite information on our IT degrees, refer to the individual course descriptions in the College Catalog.

PRC PRC 100 or PRC 101* 1
BIS 111 Application Software Fundamentals 3
COM 112 Speech Communication 3
COM 312 Practical Reasoning 3
ENG 101 English Composition 3
ENG 103 Rhetoric and Research 3
HUM 102 Introduction to Ethics 3
HUM HUM Core (choose 1) 3
MAT 101 Introduction to College Mathematics 3
MAT 102 Mathematics course, 200-level or above 3
SCI SCI Core (choose 2) 6
SOC SCI SOC SCI Core (choose 2) 6
GEN ED Gen Ed Core (choose 1) 3
BIS 112 Programming Concepts 3
BIS 201 HTML and the World Wide Web 3
BIS 235 Database Management Systems 3
BIS 402 Systems Analysis and Design 3
ISC 310 Information Security Management 3
ISC 325 Access Control, Applications and Systems Development Security 3
ISC 410 Management Level Cryptography 3
ISC 425 Operations Security, Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning 3
ITN 120 PC Fundamentals 3
ITN 130 Networking Fundamentals 3
ITN 144 Introduction to Network Security 3
ITN 200 Server Administration I 3
ITN 220 Help Desk and Customer Support Concepts 3
ITN 301 Linux Administration, Networking, and Security 3
ITN 312 Network Routing and Switching 3
ITN 404 Network Security and Defense 3
ITN 410 Server Administration II 3
ITN 425 IT Capstone in Networking, Administration and Information Security 3
MAT 109 or MAT 370 Statistics I or Applied Discrete Mathematics (choose 1) 3
MIS 110 Usability Principles and Design 3
MIS 205 Ethical Management of Information Technology 3
MIS 302 Information Systems Project Management 3
CWE 325 or ELE Cooperative Work Experience or Elective 3
ELE Elective courses (choose 3) 9