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2014-2015 University Catalog 
    
2014-2015 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer and Information Technology: Network Engineering Technology Concentration, BS


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About the Program

The world operates on the back of computers - networks of computers. Whether it is wired or wireless, information must be able to travel the network securely, efficiently and accurately. The network engineering technology major provides the necessary background about hardware and software needs to solve networking problems.

Network Engineering Technology Website

Summary of Program Requirements

The Summary of Program Requirements for Computer and Information Technology-Network Engineering Concentration  is a comprehensive list of those categories which a student must fulfill in order to earn their degree. Unlike the full Detailed Program Requirements listed below, complete lists of selectives for any given category are not shown. These summaries are intended to be printer-friendly and less expansive in detail.

Detailed Program Requirements

Please see below for detailed program requirements and possible selective fulfillments.

TCIT-BS
122 CREDITS FOR GRADUATION
“C-“or better required in all CNIT courses that are a prerequisite to CNIT course

Departmental/Program Major Courses (122 credits)


Major Cognate Requirements (6 credits)


Other Departmental /Program Course Requirements (71 credits)


University Core Requirements


Program Requirements


15 Credits


15 Credits


16 Credits


16 Credits


Fall 3rd Year


Fifth Semester

16 Credits


Spring 3rd Year


Sixth Semester

15 Credits


Fall 4th Year


Seventh Semester

15 Credits


Spring 4th Year


Eighth Semester

  • Information Systems Selective 7 - Credit Hours: 3.00
  • Interdisciplinary Selective 6 - Credit Hours: 3.00
  • Interdisciplinary Selective 6 - Credit Hours: 2.00 - 3.00
  • Behavioral/Social Sciences Foundational Selective 11 - Credit Hours: 3.00 *

14 Credits


Total Credits 122


Note


*Fulfills University Core

  1. Students must earn a C- or better in all CNIT courses that are a prerequisite to CNIT courses.
  2. 122 semester credits listed above are required for the CIT Bachelor of Science degree with a NET concentration.
  3. 2.0 Graduation GPA required for Bachelor of Science degree.
  4. 2.0 Graduation GPA in all CNIT courses required for Bachelor of Science degree.
  5. CNIT COURSES MAY BE TAKEN NO MORE THAN THREE TIMES (INCLUSIVE OF W, WF or WN and I GRADES): STUDENTS NOT FULFILLING THIS POLICY MUST WITHDRAW FROM THE PROGRAM.
  6. ANY COURSE TAKEN AT PURDUE CAN BE ATTEMPTED NO MORE THAN THREE TIMES (INCLUSIVE OF W, WF, WN, I and IF).

Degree Requirements


The student is ultimately responsible for knowing and completing all degree requirements.

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CIT Supplemental Information for NET Concentration


All prerequisites Must Be Met

Accounting Selective


3 Accounting Selective

Information Systems Selective


7 Information Systems Selective

Any non-required 30000 level or higher CNIT course or EPICS (EPCS): participation in EPICS requires CIT faculty approval; CGT courses 30000 level or higher

Professional Writing Selective


8 Professional Writing Selective

Global and Professional Issues Selective


9 Global and Professional Issues Selective

  • CNIT 32000 - Policy, Regulation, and Globalization in IT

Humanities Foundational Selective


10 Humanities Foundational Selective

see http://www.purdue.edu/provost/initiatives/curriculum/course.html

Behavioral/Social Sciences Foundational Selective


11 Behavioral/Social Sciences Foundational Selective

see http://www.purdue.edu/provost/initiatives/curriculum/course.html

Foreign Language Courses


Foreign Language proficiency requirements vary by program.  For acceptable languages and proficiency levels, see your advisor:

American Sign Language, Arabic, Chinese, French, German, (ancient) Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish

Critical Course


The ♦ course is considered critical. A Critical Course is one that a student must be able to pass to persist and succeed in a particular major.

Expired Course


Any course without a link to its description is one that has been expired.  However, this course could fulfill the degree requirement historically.

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