IT Degrees: Networking, Administration and Information Security Degree

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.

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.

Bachelor of Science Degree Curriculum

INSTITUTIONAL REQUIREMENTS:Min. Credits
PRC PRC 100 or PRC 101* 1
BIS 111 Application Software Fundamentals 3
ENG 101 English Composition 3
ENG 103 Rhetoric and Research 3
SOC SCI Social Science Courses (choose 4) 12
MAT 102+ MAT 102 or higher 3
MAT 109+ MAT 109 or higher 3
MAT 200+ Mathematics course, 200-level or above 3
ENG/COM English or Communications Course 3
HUM/HIS Humanities or History Course (choose 2) 6
SCI Science Course (choose 2) 6
GEN ED General Education Course (choose 2) 6
PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS:Min. Credits
BIS 112 Programming Concepts 3
BIS 201 HTML and the World Wide Web 3
BIS 235 Database Management Systems 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
MIS 110 Usability Principles and Design 3
MIS 205 Ethical Management of Information Technology 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 425 Operations Security, Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning 3
ITN 300 Linux Administration 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
MIS 302 Information Systems Project Management 3
IT ELE or CWE 326 Cooperative Work Experience or Elective 3
ELE Elective course (choose 2) 6