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Computer Systems Technology - Networking (Fast-Track) (Optional Co-op)

Tuition fee CA$18,135 per year

The fees shown here are for the 2021–2022 academic year and include tuition (CA$16,377), health insurance and ancillary charges.

The fees displayed are estimates only for two semesters and are subject to change.

Registration fee CA$400 one-time

The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).

More information

centennialcollege.ca/..chnology-fast-track 

Overview

This Computer Systems Technology – Networking (Fast-Track) (Optional Co-op) program is for students who previously completed a relevant college or university program and wish to receive their diploma in two years (four semesters) by entering the second year of the three-year Networking offering.

This college engineering program prides itself on facilitating an ideal balance between hands-on experience and theory in its Computer Systems Technology courses. As such, you’ll learn by using state-of-the-art testing and measurement equipment in purpose-built labs to develop a solid foundation in network design, testing, and project management.

Hands-on activities will include delving inside computer hardware and learning the intricacies of operating systems, exploring current computer systems and networks technology, and assembling and maintaining systems that will empower users in creative, business and communication activities.

The specific areas in which you’ll develop technical expertise will include:

  • Wireless communications
  • Data centre/cloud
  • Network design, management and troubleshooting
  • Converged (VoIP) networks
  • Network security
  • Administration and management of Windows/Linux systems

With its lessons that centre on the latest technological advances in the ever-growing digital industry, the Computer Systems Technology – Networking (Fast Track) program will ensure you’re fully prepared for a challenging career in the world of computers.

Co-op Option

The co-op option will allow you to gain hands-on experience while you complete two co-op work terms as an employee in the field. This experience not only allows you to put classroom learning into practice but will also provide valuable contacts for your future career.

To participate in this co-op option, you must complete an application process in the first semester. If academically qualified, you may be admitted to the co-op program.

When you graduate, your diploma will highlight the co-op credential.

Career opportunities

  • Network/system analyst
  • Security analyst
  • Wireless network administrator/technician
  • Network/system administrator
  • Data centre/Cloud technician
  • Network/system technologist
  • VoIP administrator
  • Network technical support specialist
Apply Now! January 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Jan 9, 2023
Apply Now! May 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
May 8, 2023
Apply Now! September 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 5, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply Now! January 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Jan 9, 2023
Apply Now! May 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
May 8, 2023
Apply Now! September 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 5, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States