Skip to main content

2023-2024 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog

Search Help

Badge in Networking Fundamentals

This badge will increase a student's understanding of networking principles, enhancing their ability to apply those principles to solve network communication problems.

Learning Objectives or Competencies:

  • Identify major networking protocols
  • Distinguish the OSI and TCP/IP protocol stacks
  • Discuss network addressing schemes
  • Describe routing of messages through the internet
  • Create a program that communicates over sockets

Required Course


Classes are offered fully online, in a hybrid format, or in-person in the late afternoon or evening in downtown Grand Rapids.

If you are in need of assistance please submit any questions or comments.