Network Systems Technology

Associate in Science


Systems networking, computer forensics, open source networking and virtual infrastructure

About Network Systems Technology (A.S.)

The Associate in Science (A.S.) in Network Systems Technology degree program begins by teaching the basic skills and knowledge required to work as an entry-level microcomputer technician or desktop support specialist. Students then gain the skills and knowledge required to administer server, security, voice or network infrastructure environments. Once finished with the core requirements of the program, students are free to choose their remaining classes from a variety of FSCJ's technology offerings.

Students can select courses from six different tracks including:

  • Computer Systems Networking
  • Computer Forensics Technician/Network Security
  • Information Technology Management (Systems Administration)
  • Advanced Network Support Technician
  • Network Virtualization
  • Voice Over IP
  • Or mix and match to take courses from a variety of technology areas to complement your existing skills.

Technologies include Cisco CCNA, Cisco CCNP, Cisco Voice over IP, Microsoft, A+, Security+, VMware, EMC, Citrix and Linux.

An internship is a required part of this degree program. Each credit hour in the internship course consists of 30 contact hours of which relates to 25 hours of documented job site internship experience.

Program Requirements

Outcomes and Career Outlook

This academic program prepares you for the following careers.

Resources and Documents

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Program Information

Program Code:  2156

Academic Roadmaps

Financial Information

Tuition and Fees: Approximately $6,293*
 Financial aid is available, if qualified.
Tuition and Fees
Tuition Payment Plans

Contact Information

Phone: (904) 598-5676

*Tuition reflects Florida resident rates and are subject to change. Certain classes that require labs may have additional fees for lab supplies. Additional fees are published in the class schedule