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About the Information Networking and Telecommunications Degree Program

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Information Networking and Telecommunications (INT) at the University of Nebraska at Kearney is a Cyber Systems degree that gives students both business and technical career pathways. In this degree, you will learn about building, designing, securing and managing the infrastructure, connections and devices that deliver Internet. All companies need INT professionals to lead them in the best way to not only configure networks but to help defend against hackers. If you like hands-on learning and have a curiosity about how things works, come talk to a Cyber Systems professor today.

Related skills

  • Manage virtualized systems in data center like Google or Amazon
  • Analyze data and configure networks to fend off hackers
  • Lead an IT team to implement networks in new construction
  • Configure and implement wireless networks for companies
  • Set up new voice networks for companies for videoconferencing

Places UNK Graduates Work

  • Sprint - Kansas City, Kan.
  • Intellicom - Kearney, Neb.
  • Windstream - Lincoln, Neb.
  • Verizon Business - Dallas, Texas
  • AT&T - Redmond, Wash.
  • The Buckle - Kearney, Neb.
  • Consolidated Telecom - Lincoln, Neb.
  • Cox Communications - Omaha, Neb.
  • NE Central Telephone Co. - Gibbon, Neb.
  • Quest Communications - Omaha, Neb.
Ryan Escobar

"If it weren’t for Kearney Bound, I don’t think I’d be attending college right now." Kearney Bound opens the door for more first-generation college students to attend UNK by providing scholarships that cover the full cost of tuition, books, fees and room and board for up to five years.


Ryan Escobar

Turnkey Computer Systems, Texas

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