Networking Option

Course Requirements
ID Title Class Lab Credits
Fall Semester (year 1)
ENGC102 College Composition I (Accuplacer) 3 0 3
MTHC110 Functions & Modeling (Accuplacer, ISVC016 or equiv or POI*) 4 0 4
CPTC186 Introduction to Operating Systems 2 3 3
CPTC101 PC Assembly/Soft Skills 2 2 3
CPTC110 Networking I 2 2 3
CPTC109 IT Ethics 3 0 3
Spring Semester (year 1)
ENGCxxx English Elective (ENGC 102) 3 0 3
MTHC106 Statistics (Accuplacer, IVVC016 or POI*.) 4 0 4
CPTC106 Communication Infrastructure 2 2 3
CPTC120 Networking II (CPTC110) 2 2 3

Introduction to C++

(Accuplacer Sentence Skills 78 or POI*.)

2 2 3
Fall Semester (year 2)
XXXXxxx General Education Elective 3 0 3
SCICxxx Science Elective 3 3 4
CPTC203 Introduction to UNIX
(BCPC101, knowledge of Windows or POI*)
2 2 3
CPTC204 Administering Windows Servers
2 2 3
CPTC235 Networking III(CPTC220, ) 2 2 3
Spring Semester (year 2)
SOCCxxx Social Science Elective 3 0 3
HUMCxxx Humanities/Fine Arts/
World Language Elective
3 0 3
CPTC212 Computer Network Security
(CPTC110 or POI*)
2 2 3
CPTC220 Storage Networks and Virtualization (CPTC204) 2 2 3
CPTC240 Networking IV(CPTC235) 2 2 3
CPTC296 Capstone (POI*) 0 0 3

Prerequisite & Co-requisites are listed in parentheses.

*Permission of Instructor


Associate in Science Degree

(Day /Evening Program) 

For more information about this program, please contact Robert S. Morris, 603-542-7744 x5507.

The Networking Option of the Computer Technology program is both comprehensive and flexible, providing students with several career options and paths in the computer science field. The curriculum introduces students to networking systems while integrating these courses with a relevant core of general education electives.

Graduates who successfully complete the program will be awarded an Associate Degree in Computer Technology and can either enter the workforce prepared for jobs, such as PC support specialist, help desk technician, network and server administrators, or they can choose to further their education by transferring credits to baccalaureate programs in Applied Computer Science or Computer Science. Students who choose to continue on to four year institutions are encouraged to select the higher-level mathematics(math at the level of Precalculus is preferred.) All applicants to the program must satisfy the general requirements for admission to the College, possess high school or college credits in English, mathematics, two lab sciences and interview with Program Director. The evening degree option will take more than two years to complete.

Students must earn a grade of C or higher in all required CPTC courses to progress within the program and graduate.

Students who are unable to pass a criminal background check may find it difficult to obtain or stay employed in the Computer Technology industry.  These students are advised to an seek alternate education program.  Students will be required to sign a program code of conduct that has a zero tolerance policy.  Violation of the code of conduct will be grounds for removal from the prgoram. 


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