Bachelor of Science in Computer Networking
College of Engineering & Computer Science
An Operational Essential
Computer networks are essential to the effective operation of modern-day businesses, organizations and individuals, enabling them to share resources and information efficiently and safely. A Bachelor of Science in Computer Networking from Wentworth prepares you to excel in this growing field.
Helping the Net Work
In this degree program, you will build valuable knowledge and skills in computer networks, operating systems, World Wide Web programming, databases, IT and project management, systems analysis and network and Web security. You’ll also have the chance to take exciting electives such as Introduction to Forensics and Human-Computer Interaction, and to benefit from hands-on exploration in our high-availability networking lab.
After completing your coursework and two required co-op semesters, you’ll be proficient at solving real-world computer networking problems and ready to embark on a productive career in computer networking or a related field.
The Computer Networking program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.
Learn more about our Department of Computer Science and Networking.
Program Tracking Sheet
Computer Networking in the World
Earnings in 2016
Average Starting Salary: $70,000
Top 5 Job Titles for Computer Networkers
- IT Specialist
- Systems Engineer
- Systems Administrator
- Operations Engineer
- Network Engineer