Online Bachelor of Science in Information Technologyin Network Administration
Thrive in the IT field with a bachelor’s degree in network administration. This 100% online program prepares graduates to build and configure complex systems, manage web servers, and troubleshoot problems.
Point University’s online Bachelor of Science in Information Technology in Network Administration offers students a broad foundation in web development, project and data management, and network administration. The network administration program is specifically designed to equip students with the knowledge and abilities to write scripts, manage web servers, and understand the technology needs of an organization. Taught by dedicated faculty with real-world experience, our information technology courses prepare students to earn seven highly respected professional certifications from the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) and from Microsoft—namely, CompTIA Linux, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Project+, CompTIA Security+, CompTIA Network+, MCSA Installing & Configuring Windows Server, and MCSA Administering Windows Server.
1. Identify security vulnerabilities and employ preventive measures, security policies and procedures for troubleshooting, maintenance, and prevention in business organizations.
2. Write web content and employ a variety of web layouts using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and Hypertext Markup Language (HTML).
3. Develop knowledge of various programming languages and evaluate methods for hosting and maintaining websites.
The online bachelor's in network administration program’s comprehensive curriculum is designed to help you develop working knowledge of computer systems and devices, networks, operating systems, IT support, troubleshooting, and security. Listed below are some of the courses offered to students:
- Server Administration
- Network Management
- Network Security applications
- Website Development
As a completely asynchronous program, the online bachelor’s degree in network administration at Point University allows students to structure their own study schedule. While there are deadlines associated with the online information technology program, there are no required meeting times, so students are able to complete their work at their convenience. For this reason, the program length differs depending on how many credits students choose to take in a semester. On average, students complete the 120 credits required for the online bachelor’s in network administration degree in four years.
All students enrolled in the bachelor’s degree in network administration program at Point University pay the same tuition rate, regardless of the state the student resides. Already one of the most affordable choices among private colleges, Point University offers online students almost 40% off regular on-campus tuition.
Rate: $410 per credit hour*
To view a complete breakdown of tuition and fees, visit our Tuition & Fees: Online Students page.
*Tuition rate effective through summer semester 2020.
Point’s online bachelor’s degree in network administration will equip you with the knowledge and tools to launch successful careers across a wide range of industries in roles such as:
- IT consultant
- IT administrator
- IT helpdesk representative
- IT support technician
- Field or service technician
Point University offers the network administration program in a fully-online format. Online students engage in asynchronous learning through a course website that facilitates interaction with their instructor and classmates.
This degree is 100% online. Take classes anytime – from anywhere in the world.
Up to 75% of required courses (typically 90 credits) can be transferred into this program from an accredited institution, shortening your degree time significantly.
Your faith will be strengthened with courses taught from a Christian worldview.
As an online student, you’ll receive the same quality education from respected professors as our on-campus students.
Our online student support services promote development tailored to fit your personal and professional goals.
SMALL CLASS SIZE
Our 18-to-1 student to professor ratio provides a small class size where you’re not just a student – you’re family.
At Point University, you’ll develop critical-thinking and problem-solving skills, all while learning to be an effective leader. Get started today to discover your place in the Point family!
Point’s IT program is designed to challenge students academically and see them grow in their Christian faith. Our graduates will have a foundation of technical knowledge, business acumen, and spiritual maturity that enables them to achieve their purpose in their calling and career.
– Philip Partain, Information Technology Program Coordinator