AAB Computer Network Administration

Below is a sample plan of study. Consult your degree audit for your program requirements.

Associate of Applied Business in Computer Network Administration

  • Students are required to successfully complete a minimum of 60 semester hours with an overall grade point average of 2.0 or higher.
  • Students should be academically prepared to be placed into MATH 1180 or MATH 1200 at a minimum.
  • Students should consult their Degree Audit for coursework that fulfills course requirements in the University Core.
  • Students may use the associate degree to go on to the BAOT for 2+2 bachelor degree completion.
Plan of Study Grid
First TermHours
BUAD 1000 Orientation For Business Students 1
ENGL 1110 College Composition I 3
Select one of the following: 3-4
Reasoning With Mathematics
Mathematical Modeling and Problem Solving
College Algebra
CMPT 1110 Pc Operating Systems 3
Social Sciences Core 3
Second Term
ENGL 2960 Professional and Business Writing 3
CMPT 1020 Computer Concepts 4
CNET 2400 Network Operating System Support 4
CNET 2200 Network Technologies 4
CMPT/CNET Technical Elective Course 2 1
Third Term
ACTG 1040 Principles Of Financial Accounting 3
BMGT 2700 Managing Diversity In The Workplace (or US Diversity Core) 1 3
CNET 2100 Microsoft Operating Systems 3
CNET 2150 Computer Hardware 3
Arts/Humanities Core 3
Fourth Term
ACTG 1050 Principles Of Management Accounting 3
BMGT 1500 Workplace Communication And Presentations 3
CNET 2300 Network Operating Systems II 4
CNET 2410 Network Services and Infrastructures 3
Natural Sciences Core 1 3
 Total Hours60-61

Select from approved general education/university core course work, see degree audit for course selection.


Major elective, see degree audit or academic advisor for course selection.

  • PLO 1: Demonstrate the ability to install, configure and maintain network hardware.
  • PLO 2: Demonstrate the ability to configure and maintain the business' internal network.
  • PLO 3: Demonstrate the ability to manage network security tools such as a firewall or anti-virus system.
  • PLO 4: Demonstrate the ability to configure and upgrade network software.
  • PLO 5: Demonstrate the ability to develop and maintain backups and restore systems.
  • PLO 6: Demonstrate the ability to install and support any networked telecommunication device.