Specialize in Network Administration and Management
This specialization is currently not being offered. Please check with an advisor on recommendations for similar specializations or when it will be offered again. Please call 509.963.2611 for more information. Graduates secure positions as network administrators, network analysts, network managers, data communication analysts, network operations analysts, network specialists, network technicians, computer support specialists, network engineers, and user support specialists. CWU ITAM students can also receive a significant discount on vouchers for taking their CompTIA certification exams.
Students in this specialization design, construct and manage the network infrastructure vital to modern business operations. They can make appropriate recommendations for hardware and software, communicate technical information clearly to a variety of audiences, effectively lead teams, and stay current with emerging trends in a rapidly advancing technological environment.
National median wage for Network and Computer Systems Administrators
National median wage for Computer and Information Systems Managers
National median wage for Computer Network Architects
For additional employment information, please visit the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The information above was also sourced from the BLS.
Bachelor's of Science in ITAM Specializing in Network Administration Management
The BS-ITAM degree is great for students who have completed a DTA degree and are transferring to CWU or who have completed their general education courses at CWU.
2021-2022 Catalog Requirements:
CWU general education and degree requirements must be satisfied.
|BS-ITAM Core Classes|
|ADMG||201||Introduction to Business||3|
|ADMG||285||Sustainable Decision Making||5|
|ADMG||372||Leadership and Supervision||4|
|ADMG||385||Business Communication and Report Writing||4|
|IT||165||Seeing Through the Data||4|
|Change Ready: Tech Skills for Leaders||4|
Introduction to Cyberwarfare
|IT||248||Digital Systems Fundamentals||4|
|IT||260||Integrated Computer Applications||4|
|IT||301||IT Security, Privacy and Ethics||4|
|IT||468||Projects In Database||4|
|RMT||340||Influencing Customer Decisions||4|
|RMT||366||Customer Relationship Management||4|
IT Management Career Planning
Cooperative Education (Internship)
Total Core Credits:
|Plus the Following Network Administration & Management Specialization Classes|
Computer Network Management
Open Source Server Management
|Total Specialization Credits:||32|
If you're already admitted to CWU then you can declare your major today!
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