Digital Systems Telecommunication Networks

The Digital Systems Telecommunication Networks concentration focuses on the communication infrastructure needed by an organization and the design and management of a telecommunication system and computer network to meet those needs.

The required courses for this concentration are generally delivered in an in-classroom format, so when choosing this concentration it is not possible to complete the degree online.

DIGITAL SYSTEMS Telecommunication Networks

  • TECH 56350 Network Management and Design Technology (counts as a Major Program Requirement; see below)
  • TECH 56411 Requirements Engineering and Analysis Technology
  • TECH 64312 Advanced Wireless Telecommunication System and Network Technologies
  • TECH 66380 Advanced Networking


Choose three of the following courses:
  • CS 61002 Algorithms and Programming I
  • DSCI 61010 Enterprise Architecture
  • DSCI 64210 Data Science
  • ITEC 67403 Instructional Design
  • MIS 64042 Globalization and Technology Strategy
  • TECH 56350 Network Management and Design Technology
Choose one of the following options:
  • Non-Thesis Option — take DSCI 60998 Capstone Project in Digital Sciences and choose 3 credits of approved electives in Digital Sciences
  • Thesis Option — take DCI 69199 Thesis I
Choose 7-8 credits of approved electives in Digital Sciences or a related area, for a total of 32 credits.  No more than 18 credits may be taken from any one subject area other than DSCI.