Computer Network Administration Associate in Applied Science

WHAT FOLLOWS IS THE PROGRAM OUTLINE. This program is not designed for students transferring to other colleges or universities. As a rule, courses with a second digit "0" are designed to transfer.  Students planning to transfer should consult a Counselor to verify the transferability of courses. Prerequisites for courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog. Program Pre-Admission Information is included if applicable.

First YearCredits
CSC 1200 Orientation to IT Professions1  
CSP 1203 Microsoft Office Professional I
or CSI 1002 Intro To Business Computer Systems
CSP 2200 CompTIA A+4  
CSP 2201 Help Desk/User Support2  
ENG 1205 Writ Comm Skills for Bus Ind & Tech (is preferred unless transferring)3  
AAS General Education course2  
CSN 1225 Core Networking Technologies  3
CSN 1230 Network Administration I  3
CSO 2200 UNIX Operating System  3
CSC 1201 Managing Information Security  3
SDT 1203 Job Seeking Skills  1
MTH 1206 Technical Mathematics I (is preferred unless transferring)  3
Year Total: 15 16
Second YearCredits
CSC 2202 Cybersecurity Scripting (*)3  
CSC 2203 Computer Ethics3  
CSC 2204 Security+3  
CSD 1210 Comprehensive Access3  
CSN 1231 Network Administration II3  
CSN 2250 Specialty Servers  2
CSN 2260 Network Routing  3
CSN 2210 Wireless Networks  3
CSN 2222 Computer Networking Internship  3
AAS General Education Social Science course  3
Year Total: 15 14
Total Credit Hours:  60

For additional information please consult any counselor at (815) 224-0360.

*Alternate options:

  • for CSC 2202: CSI 1011

  • for MTH 1206: MTH 1000, MTH 1003, MTH 1004, MTH 1005, MTH 1006, MTH 1007, MTH 1008, MTH 1010,  MTH 2001           

Refer to the General Education for Associate in Applied Science list for options to fulfill the AAS General Education courses