4 PM, Sunday Update: EFSC officials are closely monitoring the track of Tropical Storm Ian, which is expected to become a major hurricane and impact Florida's west coast and other regions of the state including Central Florida. Now is the time to review preparation tips. Brevard County is distributing sandbags on EFSC's Palm Bay Campus in the north parking lot from 8 AM to 6 PM Sunday and Monday, which could impact campus traffic patterns. Updates will be shared here and via text and social media alerts as needed.


IT Update:

Due to a network software upgrade, access to EFSC online systems that require the Titan Sign In Portal, including myEFSC, Canvas and Microsoft 365 Email, will be unavailable from 4 to 6 AM on Monday, Sept. 26th. The short outage will affect on-campus and remotely connected users.

Network Systems Technology A.S.

This degree program and the associated certificate programs are designed to provide students with the training necessary to install, secure, maintain and troubleshoot computer networks.

Both hands-on experience and theoretical knowledge are included in the curriculum.

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Network Systems Technology Associate in Science (NSAS)    

View the Network Systems Technology program curriculum requirements.

This program's curriculum at the link above also outlines the six common core courses for EFSC's computer programs which the Network Systems A.S. degree requires and that are also required for the Computer Programming & Analysis and Computer Information Technology A.S. degrees. The linked course descriptions on the curriculum page provide details, including information about any required course prerequisites.

Accepted students who have a current industry certification such as Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA) and CompTIA may be eligible to receive up to 16 college credits. Read about college credit for industry certification agreements with EFSC's  Career & Technical Programs and reach out to the program advisor or faculty contact to discuss these options.

College Credit Certificates

There are six college credit certificates associated with the Network Systems Technology A.S. degree.

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Claude Russo, Associate Professor 
Computer Science

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