Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Networking and Telecommunications

Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Networking and Telecommunications

The concentration in Computer Networking and Telecommunications prepares graduates to work in telecommunications companies or in corporate, education, law enforcement, health care, and other computer and network positions. Graduates typically serve in engineering, production, operations, managerial, sales, consulting or regulatory positions. Fort Hays State University offers a nationally recognized degree in Information Networking and Telecommunications that has been repeatedly designated as a "best practice" program. This concentration can include course work necessary to sit for the Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA) and advanced Cisco certifications.

Bachelor’s Degree

At least 60 semester hours with a passing grade must be earned from a regionally accredited baccalaureate degree-granting institution. Forty-five semester hours of upper-division credit are required based on the course number system of a baccalaureate degree-granting institution. At least 30 semester hours of credit with a passing grade for a bachelor’s degree must be taken from Fort Hays State University (FHSU Virtual College course work is acceptable). Exceptions to this requirement may be appealed by individual students or programs to the Academic Appeals Committee.

Course requirements for BS in Information Networking and Telecommunications