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School of Science, Technology and Health Studies

Dean: Joseph H. Bularzik
Phone: (315) 684-6079

Information Technology: Application Software Development B.Tech.

Course Description

Data Communications Networking

A study of the terminology, hardware, and software associated with data communications and networking systems. Topics include design principles for human-computer dialogues, selection criteria for communications devices, the technology behind data transmission, techniques and message protocols for line control and error processing, networking components, and network topologies, routing and protocols. Prerequisite: CITA 120, or permission of the instructor 3 credits (2 lecture, 2 laboratory hours), fall and spring semester

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Stephen R. Klingaman
Chairperson - Computer & Information Technologies Department
(315) 684-6235
Charlton Hall, Room 142

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Admissions Requirements

New students: SAT: Math 500, Verbal 450.

Transfers: 3 units of Regents math (or equivalent college math), demonstration of basic computer literacy, GPA of 2.5 or better.

Morrisville State College has a rolling admission policy; notification of acceptance begins November 1. SAT or ACT exams are recommended, and an on–campus interview is encouraged.