The Network Services and Computing Systems Associate in Applied Science-Transfer degree addresses how to connect computers and other resources in a network, perform network maintenance tasks, and install and configure hardware and software. In addition to technical content, the degree includes skills in communication (oral, written, and listening), general business, teamwork, and problem-solving. For more information, check the program’s website.
Technical credits must not be more than 3 years old, and math credits must not be more than 5 years old. Math classes more than 5 years old may be accepted based on math placement test results (see Program Advisor).
Degree recipients should possess the skills & abilities described below:
- Write, speak and listen effectively
- Apply critical thinking and logical research to technological problems in the area of concentration
- Explain fundamental networking theory, terminology, and industry-recognized standards