The online Graduate Certificate in Networking and Communications is designed to meet the needs of working professionals looking to boost their career opportunities. The program explores the theory and practices of how devices, functions, and features transmit and share data across a network.
Students in this network administration program online learn about data communication, computer network fundamentals, network services, wireless networking, high-speed networks, and cryptography. Credits earned in this certification program can be applied toward the Master of Computer Science degree.
Career opportunities for graduates include:
- Network engineer
- Telecommunications specialist
- Systems analyst
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School Accreditation & Licensing
Illinois Institute of Technology is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA2.5 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent