Digital Systems Telecommunication Networks | School of Digital Sciences | Kent State University

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 Digital Systems Telecommunication Networks concentration helps prepare students for careers such as:

  • Network Administrator
  • Computer Network Architect

Digital Systems Telecommunication Networks
Concentration Requirements

  • DSCI 10310 My Story on the Web
  • DSCI 26010 Telecommunication Infrastructure
  • DSCI 31010 Enterprise Architecture
  • MIS 44043 Database Management Systems
  • TECH 26301 Networking Hardware I
  • TECH 36302 Networking Hardware II
  • TECH 46312 Wireless Network and¬†Telecommunication Systems
  • TECH 46350 Network Management and Design Technology

Bachelor of Science in Digital Sciences
Major Program Requirements

  • DSCI 10010 Society, Culture and the Digital Sciences
  • DSCI 10410 Information Ethics and Social Responsibility
  • DSCI 13210 Design Processes and Principles
  • DSCI 15310 Computational Thinking and Programming
  • DSCI 34410 Digital Information Management and Processing
  • DSCI 41510 Project Management and Team Dynamics
  • DSCI 41610 Digital Systems Security
  • DSCI 40910 Capstone in Digital Sciences
  • MIS 24053 Introduction to Computer Applications
  • MIS 24065 Web Programming
  • TECH 46411 Requirements Engineering and Analysis
Choose 9 credits of approved electives in Digital Sciences or a related area, including:

Communication Studies, Computer Technology, Computer Science, Instructional Technology, Journalism and Mass Communication, Management and Information Systems, Technology and Visual Communication Design