BS in Professional Technology Studies, Telecommunications Concentration
Students gain a thorough understanding of both the technical and operational aspects of the industry, and emerge prepared for success in a wide range of telecom careers.
Degree Credit Summary
Total Degree Requirements: 120 Credits
Required Foundation Courses (13 Credits)
|Course||Required Courses (13)||Credits|
|AIT 103||Online Seminar||1|
|AIT 107||Computer Applications||4|
|ENG 120||Critical Writing||4|
|MAT 125||Technical Math||4|
Major Prerequisite Courses (12)
|Course||Major Electives (16 Credits)||CredIts|
|AIT 109||Global Telecommunications Essentials||4|
|AIT 111||Electric Circuits||4|
|AIT 233||Wireless LAN||4|
|AIT 235||Telecommunications II||4|
Arts & Science Electives (36-48 Credits)
Major Courses (36 Credits)*
Major Core Courses (16)
|Course||Major Core (16 Credits)||CredIts|
|AIT 371||Fiber Optics||4|
|AIT 381||Emerging Broadband Technologies||4|
|AIT 382||Voice Over IP Technologies||4|
|AIT 383||Emerging Wireless Technologies||4|
Major Elective Courses (16)
|Course||Major Elective (Choose 16 credits)||Credits|
|CIT 201||Introduction to Programming Using Python||3|
|CIT 211||Platform Technologies and Architecture||4|
|CIT 221||Global Networking Technology||4|
|CIT 231||Web Authoring and Digital Media||4|
|CIT 361||Forensic Investigation, Acquisition, and Analysis of Digital Evidence||4|
|CIT 363||Computer Forensics, Cyberlaw and Evidence Admissibility||4|
|CIT 365||Mobile Device Forensics||4|
|TS 314||Operating Systems||4|
Major Capstone Courses (Choose 1 set) (4)**
|Course||Capstone (4 Credits)||Credits|
|IT 603||Overview of Information Security||3|
|CIS 125||Unix Fundamentals||1|
|IT 605||Database Management Systems||3|
|AIT 196C||PC Applications for Telecommunication: Access||1|
|IT 607||Systems Development and Project Management||3|
|CIS 102N||Introduction to Project Manager||1|
General/Open Electives (12-24 Credits)
*Not every course will be offered every semester
**Students are eligible to take the Major Capstone selection once they have fulfilled ALL of the following:
- Completed 3 out of the 4 Major Core courses (AIT 371, AIT 381, AIT 382, AIT 383)
- Earned a minimum of 90 credits
- Earned a GPA above 3.2
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Bachelor of Science in Professional Technology Studies, Telecommunications Concentration
The online Bachelor of Science in Professional Technology Studies, Telecommunications Concentration prepares students for many intermediate and advanced positions in the telecommunications industry.
The goal of this program is to prepare students for successful professions in a global economy, even in the midst of rapid technological change. The B.S. Professional Technology Studies, Telecommunications Concentration provides:
- A solid understanding of emerging telecommunications technologies, including Fiber Optics, Broadband, Voice Over IP and Wireless
- A strong base in the fundamental industry concepts and practices
- Critical thinking and problem-solving skills using computer technology
- A keen awareness of telecom industry management and operations
Teamwork, communications and career development skills and best practices