Telecommunications Systems and Networks, MS
Campus: NYC, Westchester
In an increasingly interconnected world, telecommunications professionals need both a strong foundation and the skills and knowledge to foster innovation. No program provides a greater understanding of the field of telecommunications than the 36-credit Pace Master of Science in Telecommunications Systems and Networks.
Specifically designed to offer students a comprehensive and multifaceted education in computer networking and telecommunications, this curriculum covers all the significant aspects including technology, management, and policy. It emphasizes current and emerging Internet-related technologies and applications. The broad nature of the program is ideal for those who wish to enter the field of telecommunications, or current professionals looking for that edge to stay ahead in this ever-changing industry.
Bridge Courses (0-9 Credits)
An entering student with limited or no previous background in the field of computer science or programming may be required to take up to 9 credits of prerequisite bridge coursework. A student with a baccalaureate in computer science should be able to waive these prerequisites. For others, some or all of the following courses may be required. Bridge courses do not count toward total required credits.
|CS 502||Fundamentals Computer Science I using Java||3|
|CS 504||Fundamentals Computer Science II using Java||3|
|CS 506||Computer Systems and Concepts||3|
Program Requirements (36 Credits)
|CS 607||Simulation and Computer Network Analysis||3|
|CS 633||Data Communications and Networks||3|
|CS 634||Computer Networking and the Internet||3|
|CS 636||Optical Communications and Networks||3|
|CS 637||Wireless Communications||3|
|CS 654||Security in Computer Networking||3|
|IS 650||Telecommunications Management||3|
|IS 652||Telecommunications Policy and Environment||3|
|IS 654||Cases in Telecommunication Systems||3|
|Select nine credits of the following: 1||9|
|Independent Study in Graduate Computer Science|
|Concepts and Structures in Internet Computing|
|Network Analysis and Design|
|Network Programming and Distributed Applications|
|Cryptography and Computer Security|
|Information Systems Principles|
|Information Systems Design and Development|
|Distributed Information Systems|
|Information Security and Controls|
Electives may be selected from both the Computer Science (CS) and the Information Systems (IS) offerings. Students are advised to note the prerequisite requirements for particular electives, and to contact their adviser with any questions concerning appropriate electives.