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Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) Computer Networking Systems

Online Program
Computer Included

Begin Your Career Path with a Computer Networking Systems Degree

Computer networks are critical to how we communicate, work, and get things done, off and online. And trained professionals are needed to keep all systems on go. If you have a knack for technology and want to build a career in the multi-trillion-dollar IT industry, a degree in Computer Networking Systems can get you started. Contact Charter College today to explore the A.A.S. degree in Computer Networking Systems program. 

A.A.S. in Computer Networking Systems Classes and Curriculum 

The A.A.S. in Computer Networking Systems program provides you with the technical skills and work habits required to seek entry-level opportunities. Inside the classroom, the computer technology and word processing facets of the curriculum enhance your potential for employment. In addition, you will complete assignments such as reading, exercises, problem solving, projects, research, papers, and presentations.  

Computer Networking Systems topics and classes include: 

  • Operating Systems Fundamentals 
  • Technology Infrastructure
  • Network Security Concepts
  • Server Application Infrastructure
  • Cloud Computing
  • Windows Server Administration
  • Cisco Systems and Routers

View the complete list of Computer Networking Systems courses in the Charter College Handbook. 

A.A.S. Computer Networking Systems Program Length 

60 weeks or 15 months 

In less than two years, you can get started on a rewarding IT career. Charter College starts classes every five weeks providing unparalleled flexibility and our unique learning approach helps you to graduate on time. 

Computer Networking Systems Online Delivery Method 

The A.A.S. Computer Networking Systems program is available online and blended for your convenience and flexibility. Online learning makes it easier to balance your classwork with family, work, and other commitments. If you live in Alaska, come to our Anchorage campus and earn your A.A.S. Computer Networking Systems degree as a blended learning program.

A.A.S. Computer Networking Systems Program Outcomes 

Upon successful completion of your Computer Networking Systems program, you will be able to: 

  • Support the setup, installation, and deployment of a server into an existing network
  • Configure local, network, and security policies and permissions
  • Perform a physical assessment of an existing network and identify and locate potential vulnerabilities in the network
  • Perform an installation of a client desktop using a baseline configuration and deploy it onto an existing network
  • Troubleshoot common computer issues and replace field-replaceable parts
  • Setup and configure basic software applications
  • Setup and configure basic firewall appliances
  • Setup, configure, and secure a wireless network
  • Appropriately document tasks with IT tickets
  • Recommend appropriate action to plug network vulnerabilities

Prepare for Entry-Level IT Careers 

The A.A.S. degree in Computer Networking Systems program prepares you to handle the duties and requirements of entry-level IT positions. You can seek employment as a Network Support or Computer User Support Specialist across a variety of industries and organizations.

TestOut Certification Exams 

As part of your Computer Networking Systems program, you will be eligible to take certain TestOut Certification exams including:

  • PC Pro
  • Client Pro
  • Desktop Pro
  • Linux Pro
  • Network Pro
  • Server Pro 2016

Charter College Campuses that Offer Computer Networking Systems degrees 

The A.A.S. degree in Computer Networking Systems is available online and blended through the Anchorage, AK campus.