Computer Network Management Bachelor's Degree

Find out about courses and online degree options for bachelor's degree programs in computer network management. Discover career options along with salary information. Schools offering Computer Networking degrees can also be found in these popular choices.

What Is a Computer Network Management Bachelor's Degree?

Computer networking is an important part of modern day communications and business practices. Computer networks allow a series of computers or mobile devices to be connected to share information and improve communication in the workplace. In a computer network management bachelor's degree program, you will obtain the skills necessary to set up, maintain and manage a computer network. Once you understand the basics of network connection, you will learn how to use security programs to keep your network safe from hackers and viruses.

Courses in the program include:

  • Wireless networking
  • Network security
  • Operating systems
  • Programming
  • Network infrastructure
  • PC maintenance

Common Courses Wireless networking, network security, operating systems, network infrastructure, PC maintenance
Online Availability Fully online programs are available
Career Options Database administrator, network administrator, computer systems manager, computer programmer

Can I Earn My Degree Online?

Computer network management degrees are frequently offered through online programs. Online programs are generally flexible, allowing you to complete your degree at your own pace. Courses are usually uploaded to a website where lectures are posted so you can access them anytime. Another benefit of course websites is that they usually include a discussion section so you can communicate with professors and other students about issues raised in class.

Before applying to an online program, you should keep several things in mind. One is that many programs require you to meet certain technology requirements, including particular versions of different software programs. You should also make sure that your university is accredited, because many online programs are offered by unaccredited schools. You can check accreditation with an organization such as the National Center for Education Statistics.

What Can I Do With My Degree?

The following is a list of jobs and their median annual salaries provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for 2014 (www.bls.gov):

  • Database administrator: $80,280
  • Network or computer systems administrator: $75,790
  • Computer or information systems manager: $127,640
  • Computer programmer: $77,550

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