Computer Systems Technician - Network Systems (Mississauga Campus - International Only) - 674
- Our vigorous and comprehensive program of study will build a solid foundation from which you can launch an exciting career in information technology.
- Our emphasis on practical hands-on learning develops the essential problem-solving skills critical to securing employment.
What you'll learn
- 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.
2 academic years (periods of 8 months), plus co-op
Tuition and Fees
Tuition and Fees
2020 - 2021 International Tuition and Fees
|Semester 1||Semester 2|
|Total Tuition & Ancillary Fee||$7,879.00||$7,935.00|
|Program Compulsory Fees||$0.00||$0.00|
|International Tax Recovery||$450.00||$375.00|
|Total International Charges Per Semester
|Total 1st Year Fees (Co-op)||$17,100.73|
- International Scholarships and Bursaries
- OSAP not eligible for International Students
- Full Cost Breakdown
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- 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
Language Requirements for International Students:
- See below for accepted equivalents for Grade 12 English:
Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate proficiency in English. Options are available for mature applicants.
Co-op Format (Fall Intake)
|September to December||January to April||May to August|
|Semester 1||Semester 2||Vacation|
|Semester 3||Work Term 1 (Co-op)||Work Term 2 (Co-op)|
Co-op Format (Winter Intake)
|January to April||May to August||September to December|
|Semester 1||Semester 2||Semester 3|
|Work Term 1 (Co-op)||Work Term 2 (Co-op)||Semester 4|
Work Term Capabilities
(which do not reflect individual work experiences & exposures)
- Virtualization: Experience creating and configuring VMs with VirtualBox, VMWare Workstation, VPC, Server based virtualization tools
- Web Languages: HTML/CSS code, forms and CGI
- Problem Solving: Logic skills, programming structures, flow-charting
- Database: Database design and SQL
- Networking: OSI model; network design, mediums and hardware; complex networking and TCP/IP
- Linux: Working knowledge of Linux commands, processes, scheduling, permissions and scripting
- Network Protocols: TCP/IP addressing, DNS, DHCP, and ICMP, protocol analyzers
- Windows Desktop and Server: Installation and configuration of network services, email, printing, NTFS and share permissions, active directory objects, group policies, disk and system management, performance monitoring and recovery console
Students will be able to provide technical support for PC and network hardware and applications to users experiencing a wide range of hardware, software, peripheral and web application problems. Students will have knowledge of TCP/IP Protocols, Linux Operating systems and database design. They will be able to perform Windows network administration and maintenance
- MS PowerShell: Windows workstation deployment via unattended installation and Sysprep; application deployment via remote installation services and group policies in Active Directory
- Cisco Routing: IOS commands, routing protocols, TCP/IP, ACLs, PPP and ISDN, frame relay, switching, VLANs
- Linux: Installation, configuring network interfaces, user and group management, disk and file Systems management, Resource Monitoring, Printing, Backup and log file management
Students will have an in-depth knowledge of TCP/IP and LAN/WAN interconnections. They will be able to configure and install CISCO routers, routing protocols and VLANs as well as perform network analysis and troubleshoot connectivity problems. Students can perform Microsoft and Linux administration, maintenance and operating system deployment. Students will be competent in a multi-vendor operating system environment and will have the ability to automate routine administrative procedures
- Understand and configure Enterprise-grade wireless technologies
- Design and Implement disaster recovery procedures
- Interact and negotiate with vendors to obtain protection services and products
|Range: $14.00 - $23.00||Average: $17.50|
Your future career options
- End User Support Specialist
- Network Server Administration
Where you could work includes
- Technical and Information Services
- Professional Business and Financial Services
- Health Care Services
- Manufacturing Services
- Government and Education Services
Opportunities for grads
- Pursue IT certifications, such as ITIL, MCSE, CCNA, A+ and LPIC.
Program of Studies
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.
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In many cases these program learning outcomes were developed by the Ministry of Colleges and Universities (MCU) 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.
Bring-Your-Own-Device Suggested Specifications
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