This graduate certificate provides an in-depth understanding of advanced protocols used in a variety of telecommunications networks.

The graduate certificate may be pursued on a part-time or full-time basis.

Banner Code: VS-CERG-ANPT

Certificate Requirements

Total credits: 15

Core Courses

TCOM 609Interior Gateway Protocol (IGP) Routing3
TCOM 610Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) Routing3
TCOM 515Internet Protocol Routing: Lecture and Laboratory Course3
or TCOM 535 The TCP/IP Suite of Internet Protocols
Total Credits9

Electives

Select 6 credits from the following:6
Internet Protocol Routing: Lecture and Laboratory Course 1
The TCP/IP Suite of Internet Protocols 1
Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Voice Over IP
Advanced Secure Networking
Total Credits6
1

May not be taken twice for credit. If a student takes TCOM 515 Internet Protocol Routing: Lecture and Laboratory Course and TCOM 535 The TCP/IP Suite of Internet Protocols in the core element, the course(s) may not be taken again in the elective element.