North Shore Community College is making changes!

You can start your application today! As always, there is no cost to apply to North Shore Community College.

For Fall 2020, most of NSCC's courses will be virtual – including online, hybrid, and videoconference – to ensure our community's safety and maintain social distancing. Targeted courses that need to occur face-to-face on campus will occur predominantly in lab based classes, using social distancing protocols.

 

Network security is more important than ever. Be part of the networking team with a degree from NSCC.

NSCC’s Computer Networking associate in science degree prepares you for in-demand jobs in network support and security. Train for positions that require installation, maintenance and protection of network hardware and software.

Graduates of this program are prepared to:
  • Design and manage computer networks
  • Analyze and solve computer networking and security issues
  • Support local-area network (LAN), wide-area network (WAN), Internet, and intranet systems
  • Troubleshoot network issues
  • Utilize critical thinking, problem-solving and communication skills.

 

4

Semesters estimated to complete degree. Complete faster with winter intersession and summer classes

$81,100

2016 Boston-area Median Wage

6%

Projected growth in Boston-area job market

Next Steps

Achievement and Outcomes

Learner Outcomes

Guided Pathway Sheet

Get in touch

If you have questions related to program admissions or applications, please contact info@northshore.edu or call 978-762-4188.

If you have program advising relataed questions, please contact computerscience@northshore.edu or call 978-762-4048.

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Accreditation

North Shore Community College is an accredited public institute of higher education where all are welcome and each is challenged. NSCC is accredited by NECHE, the New England Commission of Higher Education (formerly NEASC-CIHE, the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.).

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