Computer Networking Microsoft AAS
- Two year program
- Enter the workforce quickly
- Full program offered at LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood and LSC-North Harris
- Partial program offered at LSC-Online
- Computer Information Technology Department
Students seeking a degree in Microsoft Networking may follow a plan that adds academic courses to the certificate. Students who have degrees, articulated courses from high school, or current industry certifications may receive credit for those courses in the degree.
Students will find course work, taught by certified instructors, in our certificate and degree programs that prepare them for industry certification from vendors such as Microsoft and CompTIA.
The general education courses, COSC classes and some technical courses transfer to a variety of universities. Technical AAS degrees transfer in total to some universities. Contact a counselor or advisor at the transferring institution for specific information and to obtain the recommended sequencing of courses.
Please contact Lisa Hall at Lisa.M.Hall@LoneStar.edu or call 281.312.1773 for more information.
Please contact Terry Bryant at Terry.Bryant@LoneStar.edu or call 281.618.5623 for more information.
|First Semester Courses||12 Credits|
|ITSC 1301-or-COSC 1301||Introduction to Computers-or-Introduction to Computers||3|
|ITNW 1325||Fundamentals of Networking Technologies||3|
|ITSC 1371||IT Essentials||3|
|ITSC 1372||IT Foundations||3|
|Second Semester Courses||15 Credits|
|ITMT 1378||Microsoft Windows 10 Configuration||3|
|ITMT 2371||Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012||3|
|POFT 1301||Business English||3|
|Third Semester Courses||6 Credits|
|Elective||Social/Behavioral Sciences Elective2||3|
|Elective||Creative Arts/Language, Philosophy & Culture2||3|
|First Semester Courses||15 Credits|
|ITMT 2372||Administering Windows Server 2012||3|
|ITMT 2373||Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services||3|
|SPCH 1321||Business and Professional Communication||3|
|Second Semester Courses||12 Credits|
|ENGL 1301||Composition & Rhetoric I||3|
|ITSC 1315||Project Management Software||3|
|ITSC 2372-or-ITSC 2380||Technical Skills Portfolio4-or-Cooperative Education - Computer and Information Sciences4||3|
|Computer Networking AAS, Microsoft Track Program Total||60 Credits|
Median wage: $78,4361
Representative career titles and job positions for this program plan include:
- Information Technology Manager2
- Information Technology Specialist2
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