Curriculum Information Guide
Telecommunications TechnologyDr. Adam Filios, Chair
Electrical & Computer Engineering Technology Department
School of Engineering Technology
Bachelor of Science Degree
The Bachelor of Science degree program in Telecommunications Technology is designed to prepare students for careers in the telecommunications industry as well as to address the transfer and continuing education needs of associate degree graduates in Telecommunications or other related disciplines.
The program has a sound foundation of Mathematics and Physics, provides a variety of electives in the Arts, Sciences and the Humanities and is focused on applying current engineering technology methods to the solution of technical problems.
Program graduates, known as Telecommunications technologists, are well prepared for a wide range of industry positions in the areas of telecommunication systems and networks, transmission and switching systems, security in communication networks, optical and wireless communications, internet technologies, as well as other emerging telecommunication technologies.
Telecommunications Technology (BS) Program Outcomes:
- Graduates will be technically competent and will have the necessary skills to enter careers in areas such as the design, development, implementation and management of Telecommunications systems and networks.
- Graduates will be good communicators and will function effectively in teams.
- Graduates will have the knowledge and skills needed to be lifelong learners.
- Graduates will have an appreciation and understanding of the necessity for personal integrity, professional ethics and cultural awareness.
|Fall 2018- Subject to Revision|
Curriculum Courses (58 Credits)
*Elective courses are selected in consultation with the student's academic advisor in areas of student interest which also satisfy the following:
- 15 credits must be in upper division Liberal Arts/Sciences courses
- 6 credits must be in Mathematics selected from the following courses: MTH 110, MTH 236, MTH 245, MTH 322, MTH 360, MTH 390
Degree Type: BS
Total Required Credits: 125
Admission to Farmingdale State College - State University of New York is based on the qualifications of the applicant without regard to age, sex, marital or military status, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, disability or sexual orientation.