Network & Security Operations Specialization

The  15-credit Network & Security Operations specialization focuses on networking infrastructure that allows modern enterprises to communicate and operate. Students who complete this specialization will gain key competencies for designing, building, maintaining and securing the networks that today's networked applications run upon.

Students use hands-on lab opportunities to gain proficiency in:

  • Routing and switching
  • Wireless networking
  • Advanced network security devices
  • Voice, video and unified communications

Upon completion of the specialization, you will be able to

  • install, maintain and administer devices to support a multi-site network;
  • design and deploy secure network architectures to meet the requirements of a modern enterprise;
  • design, configure and secure wireless access to a data communication network; and
  • install, maintain and administer unified communication services, including telephony and video conferencing.