No Introductory course (a course numbered 400 through 419) may be substituted for any other course at any level.
Introductory courses may be waived for any of the following conditions:
- The student has the appropriate course work to satisfy an Introductory Course.
- The student has appropriate and verified professional experience to satisfy an Introductory Course.
- The student passes a Graduate Assessment Examination (GAE) in the Introductory Course area.
|TDC 405 Voice and Data Network Fundamentals |
|TDC 411 Introduction to Computer and Network Systems |
|TDC 413 Introduction to Lan and Wan |
|TDC 460 Foundations of Network Technologies |
|TDC 463 Computer Networks and Data Systems |
|TDC 464 Converged Multimedia Networks |
|TDC 477 Network Security |
|TDC 511 Telecommunications Practicum |
Students must achieve an average GPA of 3.0 or better in the five Foundation Courses. Students who do not meet the Foundation Courses' GPA requirement must retake the course with the lowest grade. If a number of such courses exist, it is up to the student to choose which class to retake. Only the higher grade will count toward the average grade for the purpose of completing the GPA Requirement.
Students who have not completed the Foundation Course and grade requirements can register for a maximum of 4 Advanced Courses.
|TDC 560 Advanced Network Technologies and Design |
|TDC 563 Protocols and Techniques for Data Networks |
Major Elective Courses
Students must complete 3
TDC courses from the range TDC 430 to TDC 599. A minimum of 2
courses must be 500-level.
CDM Open Elective Courses
Students must complete 2
CDM Open Elective Courses. Open Elective Courses are in the range of 421-699 (excluding
TDC 425) and must be from the College of CDM. Open Elective Courses must not have been otherwise used to satisfy degree requirements. Credit for courses taken outside of the school will only be given if approved by a faculty advisor. Any course required for the student's concentration but taken as part of the requirements of another degree earned by the student may be waived, but cannot be used for Open Elective credit.