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 Engineering & Information Sciences

College of
Engineering & Information Sciences

Network Systems Administration Degree Program

Network Systems Administration Degree Program

Ready to build, maintain and protect network systems? Today, fully functioning, secure networks are critical to business success. Earn your associate degree in Network Systems Administration from DeVry University and you could make an impact in a wide variety of industries.

In our Network Systems Administration program, you’ll access industry standard equipment, and prepare for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) and Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) exams, industry recognized certifications. And with one of the largest Cisco Networking Academies in the world, you’ll be ready with the networking skills you need for your future.

When you earn your associate degree in Network Systems Administration from DeVry, you can learn the tools and techniques embraced by industry leaders such as Cisco Systems to:

  • Launch network systems and maintain existing ones
  • Activate accounts and security controls
  • Install and configure routers and switchers
  • Monitor network performance
  • Troubleshoot problems to keep systems running

DeVry offers two specialized tracks:

  • Cisco Networking Fundamentals
  • Networking Fundamentals (availability varies by location)

Discover how an associate's degree in Network Systems Administration from DeVry University can lead to a variety of career fields. Request information

All students enrolled in site-based programs will be required to take some coursework online and, for some programs and locations, a substantial portion of the program may be required to be completed online.

Take the Tech Path

This degree program offers the option for a tech-centric plan of study. The modern workplace is interconnected and technology-dependent. That’s why we put tech at the core of many degree programs and courses. Students in the Tech Path learn to leverage technology, connecting people, process, data and devices to solve real-world business problems.

Associate of Applied Science Network Systems Administration *

Graduation Requirements

  1. full-time semesters
    full-time semesters
  2. credit hours
    67 2
    credit hours

(In Florida degree is Associate of Science in Network Systems Administration; in New York and Pennsylvania degree is Associate in Applied Science in Network Systems Administration.)


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Many Ways to Learn

DeVry offers classes several different ways:

Please note that program, courses, and extended classroom availability varies by location. Learn more about DeVry's Network Systems degree program online.

Looking for Ways to Make Education More Affordable?

Transfer Credits

We believe you deserve credit for coursework you’ve already completed. Learn how DeVry can help you apply qualifying credits – up to 80 credit hours* – toward your bachelor's degree program.

*The certificate and associate programs vary by course requirement. If the program length is less than 30 credit hours, the entire program must be completed at DeVry University. If the program length is between 30 to 120 credit hours, 30 credit hours must be completed at DeVry University.

Maximize Your Previous Education & Complete Your Bachelor's Degree

You want to finish what you started. Save time and tuition costs by maximizing your qualifying transfer credits and benefitting from our College Completer Scholarship for those who qualify. You’ve worked hard to come this far, so why stop now?

Tuition & Financial Aid

Learn more about opportunities that may be available to help make your degree more affordable, including merit and need-based scholarships, grants, loans and the military group tuition rate.