May 18, 2022  
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

Network Engineering, M.S.


Advances in technology have dramatically changed the networking industry. In recognition of the critical need for current and relevant professional education in this rapidly evolving field, the Lyle School of Engineering offers this professional program focused on the engineering, operation, and management of networks. The flexible curriculum prepares the student for technical and management roles in telecommunications companies, Internet and cloud service providers, equipment manufacturers, and enterprise/corporate organizations. It is offered both on- and off-campus via remote delivery systems.

Admission Requirements

In addition to meeting the Lyle School of Engineering admission requirements for an M.S. degree, applicants are required to satisfy these additional requirements:

  1. A B.S. in one of the sciences, mathematics or computer science or in one of the engineering disciplines.
  2. A bachelor’s degree in liberal arts or business with additional background in differential and integral calculus and physics.
  3. Computer programming experience preferred.

Degree Requirements


In addition to meeting the Lyle School of Engineering degree requirements for an M.S. degree, candidates are required to satisfy these additional requirements:

Additional Courses


Satisfactory completion of seven additional courses, four of which must be from the list of advanced electives. The seven courses may all be from the list of advanced electives; however, up to three additional electives can be substituted to fulfill degree requirements.