Bachelor of Science

Networking Information Technology

Central to Advancing Connectivity.

CCSU’s BS in Networking Information Technology prepares graduates for the evolving world of Information Technology. Curriculum covers a wide spectrum including networking theory and technology, server and system administration, information and network security, computer hardware and software, electronics, business management and marketing. 

Program courses and laboratories provide students with the foundation and principles of networking and IT system, while also extensively exposing them to new emerging technologies and equipment.

The Networking Information Technology program is affiliated with the Cisco Networking Academy, VMWare IT Academy, and CompTIA.

Program Features

  • Hands-on experiential learning  supported with all-new cutting-edge facilities and labs in networking and cybersecurity
  • Curriculum prepares students with background to pursue many industry certifications such as A+, Network+, CCNA, Security +, and more
  • Graduates find employment in local, national, and international companies, state agencies, school systems, hospitals, banks, etc.
  • Internship or co-op required (gain valuable job experience before graduating!)
  • Students often secure employment before graduation
  • Attend full-or part-time
  • Financial aid and scholarships available
  • Free on-campus child care available

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The Networking Information Technology program is accredited by the Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering (ATMAE).

 

 – Dr. Shuju Wu, Department Chair

In our department, you will always find a program that matches your background and interest. Our systematically organized engineering, engineering technology, and technology programs in closely related discipline fields are designed with flexibility for the benefits of students.

– Dr. Shuju Wu, Department Chair

Did You Know?

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the job outlook for 2021-2031 for Computer Networking and Information Technology is projected to grow  4% - 34% for related occupations.

- bls.gov

Learning Outcomes

  1. An ability to select and apply knowledge, techniques, skills, and modern tools in networking technology.
  2. An ability to select and apply mathematics, science, engineering, and technology to networking technology problems using principles, applied procedures and methodologies.
  3. An ability to conduct, analyze and interpret experiments, and apply experimental results to improve processes.
  4. An ability to design systems or processes in networking technology.
  5. An ability to function effectively on teams.
  6. An ability to identify, analyze and solve technical problems.
  7. An ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.
  8. A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in lifelong learning.
  9. An ability to understand professional and ethical responsibilities including a respect for diversity.
  10. A knowledge of contemporary professional, societal and global issues.
  11. A commitment to quality, timeliness, and continuous improvement.

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