Network Engineers are at the core of an organization’s IT infrastructure. As companies invest in newer, faster technology and mobile networks, the need for skilled network engineers continues to rise. Students in UAT’s Network Engineering Bachelor’s Degree program will study key concepts such as routing, switching, server operating systems, email systems, IP Telephony, wireless and virtualization. They will learn how to plan, structure and manage networks and master the intricacies of designing and improving networks.
Graduates will be versed in the proper application of information systems, demonstrate a mastery of network architecture, and be fluent in systems administration. This degree will prepare students with the skills to become a successful network engineer, network architect, or computer network engineer.
Today’s increasingly connected digital world has created an internet/data-dependent society. Highly skilled Network Engineers are responsible for the design, implementation and maintenance of our networked systems. A strong foundational knowledge of network and systems engineering concepts form the base on which the advanced topics are built. Key concepts such as routing, switching, server operating systems, email systems, IP Telephony, wireless and virtualization will be explored in detail. Contemporary topics such as IT mobilization, virtualization, cloud computing, IP telephony and datacenter design are some of the new and exciting degree focus areas. Graduates will demonstrate a mastery of network architecture and be fluent in systems administration. This degree will prepare you with the skills required to become a successful network engineer, systems engineer, or network or systems administrator.
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Requirements to graduate include a 2.0 CGPA, completed required coursework, Portfolio, Internship, and a Student Innovation Project.
For a more detailed breakout of completion time frames and rates, please see the UAT Fast Facts page.