Telecom System Engineer | Webster University

U.S. Army Telecommunications System Engineer Course (FA 24) / Network Systems Engineer Course (FA 26A)

Webster University's transfer credit degree program with the U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence (Signal School) Telecommunications Systems Engineer Course (TSEC) (FA 24), Network Systems Engineer Course (NSE) (FA 26A) and applies only to TSEC or NSE graduates from May 2001–Present to transfer up to 15 credit hours of graduate transfer credits. The credit can be applied to Masters programs in the Walker School of Business & Technology and select programs in the College of Arts and Sciences including the MS in Criminal Justice, MS in Environmental Management, MA in Gerontology, MA in Human Services, MA in International Relations, MA in Legal Studies, MA in National Security Studies, and the MS in Science Management and Leadership. Transfer work can be used as either core courses or elective courses, depending on program requirements. Some programs may accept fewer credits based on specific degree requirements.

Eligibility Requirements

  1. Completion of the TSEC or NSE curriculum May 2001 or later.
  2. Application and admission to one of the Webster University graduate programs listed above following prescribed admission procedures.


  1. Submission of an Academic Evaluation Report (DA Form 1059) that reflects completion of TSEC or NSE as "Achieve Course Standards" (or Achieve Academic Standards) or "Exceeded Course Standards."
  2. Submission of an official transcript showing completion of a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited academic institution.

Transfer Credit Awarded

Pre-approved Core Course Substitutions: The following courses from the TSEC or NSE curriculum are pre-approved core course substitutions. Webster courses do not substitute to the TSEC or NSE program.

Approved Webster University Transfer Credits
(Up to a maximum of 15 credit hours)
Transfer Credit
ITM 5100 Information & Communications Systems
and Networks
3 Credits
ITM 5400 Systems Analysis, Design and Implementation 3 Credits
ITM 5600 Information & Communications Security 3 Credits
ITM 5900 Issues in Information Technology Management: Future Developments in Telecommunications 3 Credits
SECR 5080 Information Systems Security 3 Credits
CSSS 5110 Cybersecurity Communication 3 Credits
CSSS 5140 Cybersecurity Strategic Operations 3 Credits
CSSS 5220 Cybersecurity Threat Detection 3 Credits
CSSS 5250 Use and Protection of Space Assets 3 Credits
CSSS 5990 Advanced Topics in Cybersecurity 3 Credits


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