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Advanced Networking Protocols for Telecommunications, Graduate Certificate

Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
George Mason University
3100 Nguyen Engineering Building, MS 1G5
4400 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030

Phone: (703) 993-1569


Program Overview

This graduate certificate program is designed for those interested in gaining an in-depth understanding of advanced protocols used in a variety of telecommunications networks. While most students earn the certificate as part of their MS in telecommunications, it is possible to earn the certificate without pursuing the MS.


Students who enroll in a certificate program will receive state-of-the art scientific and practical information in cutting-edge areas. All courses are taught by our distinguished faculty with years of experience in their respective fields or research and practice. Asgraduate student at Mason you will have access to the vast resources of our library and the open lab facilities in the Volgenau School.

Graduate certificates may be pursued on a full-time or part-time basis.

This information is being provided here for your planning purposes only. For official catalog information, please refer instead to the official George Mason University Catalog Website at