Graduate Certificate in Networking & Communications
Illinois Institute of Technology

Program Details

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
  • Webmaster
  • Systems analyst

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Illinois Institute of Technology is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent