Computer Systems Technician - Network Systems - 447 - 455

Ontario College Diploma
Two years
It’s a world of networks and connectivity ... learn about the systems that drive business and industry
Overview

Connect your skills with a career in Network Systems. Students will gain expert knowledge of networks and connectivity.

Graduates can pursue further studies with a transfer to the third-year of Computer Systems Technology - Network Engineering & Security Analyst program.

The program includes Cooperative Education - students can earn with paid work semesters.

Program Highlights

  • Gain expert knowledge of networks and connectivity
  • Experience installing and configuring computer operating systems, server operating systems and services
  • Learn about Desktop Virtualization
  • Learn how to provide user support and troubleshooting techniques
  • Learn excellent communication, problem-solving and teamwork skills

Program Coordinator

Applicants to the Computer Systems Technician - Network Systems Diploma program must have the minimum requirements for admission

  • OSSD or equivalent (Mohawk Academic Upgrading, GED) including:
    • Grade 12 English, C or U or equivalent
    • Grade 12 Mathematics, MAP4C ≥ 60%; or MCT4C; or any U or equivalent
  • A working knowledge in computers and desktop applications is required for success in this program

Don't have the necessary requirements?

Academic Opportunities

For transfer opportunities, visit Pathways and Credit Transfer

Career Opportunities

The Computer Systems Technician - Network Systems Diploma program prepares students for long-lasting careers

Industries of Employment:

  • Technical and Information Services
  • Professional Business and Financial Services
  • Healthcare Services
  • Manufacturing Services
  • Government and Education Services

Occupational Categories:

  • End User Support
  • Network Server Administration

Graduate Opportunities

  • Graduates can pursue further studies with a transfer to the 3rd year of Computer Systems Technology - Network Engineering and Security Analyst program

Course Overview & Descriptions

Learning Outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes, often referred to as ‘Program Standards', set out the essential learning that a student must achieve before being deemed ready to graduate.

In many cases these program learning outcomes were developed by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) in consultation with employers and educators who are experts in the program field. To ensure the outcomes remain current and in line with industry needs, we invite our employers, graduates working in the field and current students to re-examine and update them during regular, ongoing program review focus groups.

Fennell Campus
Sep 2016
Open
Jan 2017
Open
Co-op option
Cost

Estimated first year tuition and fees

$4,000‐6,000
$6,001‐8,000
$8,001+
Full Cost Breakdown