MASTER’S Degree in NETWORK AND COMMUNICATIONS MANAGEMENT.

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Classes Start Every 8 Weeks

Earn your Master's Degree in Network and Communications Management in as little as 2 years + 6 months*—or even more quickly with qualifying transfer credits.

*Not including breaks. Assumes year-round, full-time enrollment.


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Cost

$766/Credit
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what you'll learn

The Master’s in Network and Communications Management covers the following:

  • Project Management
    Apply basic project management techniques through project planning software.
  • Managerial Skills
    Allocate financial and human resources, manage risk, and analyze business opportunities.
  • Communications and Networking
    Examine principles of data communications, including noise effects, multiplexing and transmission methods, while exploring networking media.
  • Technical Skills
    Explore ways to use software packages to analyze financial data, see trends, create portfolios and make forecasts.

Accreditation Matters

Accredited* by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) www.acbsp.org


Accredited** by the Project Management Institute Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education (GAC) www.pmi.org

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Graduates of our Master’s degree in Network and Communications Management can consider careers such as:

  • Network and Computer Systems Administrator

  • Computer Network Support Specialist

Option 1: Information Security Concentration

Program-Specific Courses

Choose Any 4

SEC5711 Principles of Information Security and Privacy
SEC573 E-Business Security
SEC574 Database Security
SEC575 Information Security Law and Ethics
SEC576 Risk Mitigation and Contingency Planning
SEC577 Cryptography and Security Mechanisms
SEC578 Practices for Administration of Physical and Operations Security
SEC579 Security in Systems Architecture and Applications
SEC5911 Disaster Recovery/Forensics and Security
SEC5921 IT Governance

Core Degree Courses

ACCT504 Accounting and Finance: Managerial Use and Analysis
HRM587 Managing Organizational Change
NETW5831 Strategic Management of Technology
PROJ586 Project Management Systems
MIS5891 Networking Concepts and Applications
NETW584 Telecommunications Law and Regulation
NETW585 Network Design and Management
NETW589 Wireless Communication Systems
NETW590 IP Telephony/VoIP
SEC5721 Network Security

Capstone

NETW600 Telecommunications Capstone

1Earn your master’s and get a graduate certificate along the way. These six courses make up the Information Security Graduate Certificate, which is embedded in this program, allowing you to leave with two credentials in one.

Option 2: Project Management Concentration

Program-Specific Courses

Choose Any 4

GSCM588 Managing Quality
PROJ584 Managing Software Development Projects
PROJ587 Advanced Program Management
PROJ592 Project Cost and Schedule Control
PROJ595 Project Risk Management
PROJ598 Contract and Procurement Management
PROJ605 Advanced Project Management Practices and Professional Exam Preparation

Core Degree Courses

ACCT504 Accounting and Finance: Managerial Use and Analysis
HRM587 Managing Organizational Change
NETW583 Strategic Management of Technology
PROJ586 Project Management Systems
MIS589 Networking Concepts and Applications
NETW584 Telecommunications Law and Regulation
NETW585 Network Design and Management
NETW589 Wireless Communication Systems
NETW590 IP Telephony/VoIP
SEC572 Network Security

Capstone

NETW600 Telecommunications Capstone

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Network and Communications Management: Project Management

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Program Overview

Network and Communications Management: Information Security Specialization

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Program Overview

Network and Communications Management: Project Management

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Network and Communications Management: Information Security Specialization

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Programs vary by location. For specific program details for Pennsylvania, refer to:
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Coursework - Master of Network & Communications Management for Pennsylvania residents
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*Conferral and Assessment Data - Available for all of DeVry and Keller's ACBSP accredited programs.
**The Master of Network & Communications Management, when completed with a concentration in project management is accredited by the Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC) of the Project Management Institute. More information is available via www.pmi.org.
Enrollment and Graduation Data Available for all of DeVry and Keller's GAC accredited programs.
GAC logo is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

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.