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Network Administration, Certificate of Completion


The Certificate of Completion in Network Administration provides students with training in server administration, computer architecture, and networking. Students select from a variety of courses in cabling, Windows system administration, router management, information security, computer forensics, and Linux system administration.

Total Program Credits: 31

Discipline Core Requirements: 25 Credits
Complete the following:  
  INFO 1120 Information Systems and Technology Fundamentals 3
  INFO 1200 Computer Programming I for IS/IT 3
or CS 1400 Fundamentals of Programming (3.0)  
  IT 1510 Introduction to System Administration--Linux/UNIX 3
  IT 1600 Computer Architecture and Systems Software 3
  INFO 2410 Database Fundamentals 3
  IT 2600 Data Communication Fundamentals 3
or CS 2600 Computer Networks I (3.0)  
Communication Requirement:  
  ENGL 1010 Introduction to Academic Writing 3
or ENGH 1005 Literacies and Composition Across Contexts  
Computation Requirement:  
  MAT 1010 Intermediate Algebra 4
  MATH 1050 College Algebra (4.0)  
  MATH 1055 College Algebra with Preliminaries (5.0)  
Elective Requirements: 6 Credits
Choose 6 credits from the following courses : 6
  IT 2400 Voice and Data Cabling Fundamentals (3.0)  
  IT 2530 Introduction to System Administration--Windows Client (3.0)  
  IT 2700 Information Security Fundamentals (3.0)  
  IT 2800 Computer Forensic Fundamentals (3.0)  
  IT 3510 Advanced System Administration--Linux/UNIX (3.0)  
  IT 3530 Advanced System Administration--Windows Server (3.0)  

Graduation Requirements:

  1. Completion of a minimum of 31 semester credits.
  2. Minimum grade of C- required in all courses.
  3. Overall grade point average of 2.0 (C) or above.
  4. Residency hours -- minimum of 10 credit hours through course attendance at UVU.

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track.

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and Italicized.

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
INFO 1120 Information Systems and Technology Fundamentals 3
INFO 1200 or CS 1400
Computer Programming I or Fundamentals of Programming 3
IT 1510 Introduction to System Administration--Linux/UNIX 3
MATH 1050 Intermediate Algebra or College Algebra or College Algebra with Preliminaries 4
ENGL 1010 or ENGH 1005 Introduction to Academic Writing or  Literacies and Composition Across Context  3
  Semester total: 16
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
IT 1600 Computer Architecture and Systems Software 3
INFO 2410 Database Fundamentals 3
IT 2600 or CS 2600 Data Communication Fundamentals or Computer Networks I 3
Elective   3
Elective   3
  Semester total: 15
  Degree total: 31


Information Systems and Technology

The Information Systems and Technology department is in the College of Engineering & Technology. To find the most up-to-date information from the Information Systems and Technology department, visit their website.

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