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About the Information Technology and Networking Degree Program

On Campus

An Information Technology and Networking degree opens up both business and technical career opportunities for students interested in network technology. These fast-growing and well-paying careers are essential to businesses and organizations, providing support for critical systems.

In this program, you’ll learn about building, designing, securing and managing the infrastructure that delivers the internet. All companies need ITN professionals to lead them in the best way to configure networks and to help defend against hackers.

The INT program is led by experienced faculty who believe in a hands-on approach to this highly technical degree. Discovery Hall, UNK’s new, state-of-the-art STEM facility supports this vision, with modern classrooms and interactive lab spaces that allow students to put their knowledge into practice.

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Accredited by ATMAE: The Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering

Information Technology and Networking Program at a Glance

120

Credit Hours

General Studies requirement has been reduced to 30 credit hrs allowing more freedom and making it easier to transfer to UNK.

Degree Received

Information Technology and Networking Comprehensive, Bachelor of Science

$209

Per Credit Hour

With the New Nebraskan Scholarship all undergraduate students pay in-state tuition

Trevor Gordanier

“My opportunities are pretty much endless. I will always have a job because nearly every business and organization needs IT support. And I can work from wherever I am, as long as I have a solid internet connection.”

Trevor Gordanier

Information Networking and Telecommunications

What can you do with an Information Technology and Networking Degree

Business and Technology graduates have a 90% placement rate between careers and graduate school with a median annual salary of $48,000 per year. Learn more about the types of jobs and common employers that Information Technology and Networking graduates work for.

Careers

  • Systems Analyst
  • Computer Analyst
  • Service Desk Analyst
  • Technical Consultant

Employers

  • Buckle
  • USA Communications
  • Allo

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