Associate of Science in Network & Security Administration
Dakota State University

Program Details

Learn the fundamentals of security, systems, and networking with this Associate of Science in Networking and Security Administration. The online degree program from Dakota State University allows students to practice real-world applications of their learning through virtual and physical lab experiences. Students will get hands-on practice of skills such as defensive hacking and network forensics.

Graduates can apply their credits toward a bachelor’s Network Administration degree online or immediately enter the workforce in entry-level positions. Students will be skilled in working with the information technology infrastructures found in today’s business environment.

Career opportunities for those with a Network Administration degree include:

  • System administrator
  • Network system engineer
  • Systems analyst
  • Network analyst
  • Network application developer
  • Technical consultant

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Dakota State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score