Students in the Graduate Certificate in Internet and Network Technologies program from Virginia Polytechnic learn about the network and internet protocols necessary for setting up and maintaining computer networks. Courses examine the ways in which computers communicate information across both wired and wireless systems.
Students will discover ways to design and manage locally-connected computer networks located in the same physical area, as well as wide area networks spread out in various geographic locations. Graduates of this network administration degree online will be prepared to design, operate, and maintain computer networks for a wide variety of industries and uses.
Courses cover topics such as:
- The internet of things
- Computer systems fundamentals
- Networks and protocols
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School Accreditation & Licensing
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Official College Transcript(s)