Because virtually every business requires computer networks that are secure, efficient, and powerful, network-technology skills are highly valued across all industries. Capella University's online Bachelor's degree program in Computer Networking positions you to design effective Microsoft® solutions in IT environments.
Through courseroom study, real-world learning scenarios, and valuable exposure to industry-standard tools, you'll learn to design and administer Microsoft® networks. The curriculum includes planning, designing, configuring, and troubleshooting Microsoft® environments, ranging from small, local networks to enterprise-wide, integrated networks.
Specific topics include cloud computing, security, wireless networks, and RFID architectures. Because courses are modeled on professional certification standards, you can gain the educational background to help you prepare for Microsoft® certification examinations while earning your BS.
Capella's BS in IT program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org. ABET accreditation is a key indicator of Capella's dedication to educational quality that prepares our graduates for entry or advancement in the IT profession.
Save Thousands on Your Master's with a Combined Degree Option
Capella's combined Bachelor's-to-Master's degree options allow you to save significant time and money. It also allows you to start building for your future by earning Master's-level credit while you complete your Bachelor's.
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With your Bachelor's in Network Technology and minor in Microsoft® from Capella, you'll evaluate the effectiveness of implementing a Microsoft-based design through collaboration and the support of IT tools. You'll also learn how to design effective IT solutions for business IT environments using Microsoft practices, policies standards and technologies. Discover specifically what you'll learn — and how you can apply it.
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Common jobs with an online Bachelor's in Network Technology and minor in Microsoft® include information technology specialist, LAN administrator, network administrator, network analyst, network engineer or security system manager. Potential workplaces include: corporation, educational institution, government, health care organization, nonprofit organization, small business or technology company.
For a More In-Depth Study
With this area of study, Capella also offers a program concentration — an opportunity to delve deeper into your specific knowledge area. Your program concentration can be included in your transcript to potentially enhance career opportunities.
Earn Credit for What You Already Know
Your previous learning, work experience, and industry certifications may help you earn your degree in less time. To learn more,
To learn more, call 1.866.933.5836, or email us. When you connect with Capella, we will immediately put you in touch with an enrollment counselor trained to assist you with specific questions and needs for your area of interest.