Advanced Certificate in Network Planning & Design
Rochester Institute of Technology

Program Details

Rochester Institute of Technology’s Advanced Certificate in Network Planning & Design provides students with the knowledge and expertise desired to pursue careers which require foundational knowledge of enterprise network architectures and administration, emerging network technologies, the network design process, and project management. Certificate recipients are able to design and implement plans for sophisticated network design projects, understand and work with emerging technologies in networking and system administration, and develop, test, and implement a network model that simulates the performance of an enterprise scale network.


Hold a baccalaureate (or equivalent) degree from a regionally accredited institution. A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Official transcripts. Have prior study or professional experience in computing; however, study in other disciplines will be given consideration. A year of object-oriented programming is expected. A test of English Language aptitude is required of all applicants and course registrants whose native language is not English.

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education