Program Director’s Message
Dear potential students,
I am thrilled to welcome you to our Network Systems Engineering Technology degree program. As the program director, I am excited to help guide you on this educational journey and equip you with the necessary skills to succeed in the field of network infrastructure.
In our program, you will have the opportunity to select from two specializations, Infrastructure or Security. In the Infrastructure specialization, you will learn about the fundamental concepts of network infrastructure, including network design, implementation, and maintenance. We will cover topics such as routing, switching, security, and wireless networking, as well as emerging technologies like cloud computing and software-defined networking.
Upon completion of this program, you will be well-equipped to pursue a variety of career paths in the field of network infrastructure, such as network administrator, network engineer, and network security specialist.
In the Security specialization, you will learn about the most pressing cybersecurity issues facing organizations today, including network and system vulnerabilities, cybercrime, and data breaches. We will cover topics such as cryptography, secure network design, risk assessment, and incident response, as well as emerging areas such as cloud security and the Internet of Things (IoT).
Upon completion of this program, you will be well-prepared to pursue a variety of career paths in the field of network security, such as security analyst, security engineer, and cybersecurity consultant. As cybersecurity continues to be a critical issue facing businesses and organizations, your skills and knowledge will be highly valued and sought after by employers.
Our faculty consists of experienced professionals who have worked in the industry, and they will provide you with the necessary guidance and support to succeed in your studies. In addition, we offer real-world hands-on experience through laboratory work and projects, giving you the opportunity to apply your knowledge to these scenarios.
Thank you for considering our program. I look forward to meeting you and helping you achieve your academic and professional goals.
Johnny Stewart M.Sc. ISTM
Network Systems Engineering Technology