|Study location||Canada, Ontario, Toronto|
|Type||Advanced Diploma, College|
|Nominal duration||2 years, plus 2 Optional Co-op terms|
|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 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).
Undergraduate Diploma (or higher)
To be eligible for admission, you must possess:
Note: Applicants with a combination of partial degree or diploma and relevant work experience will be considered.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
For direct admission, if you did not complete two or more consecutive full years at a recognized secondary or post-secondary education institution in a school where English is the primary language of instruction and communication, you must provide one of the English language proficiency tests below:
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.
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 . If academically qualified, you may be admitted to the co-op program.
When you graduate, your diploma will highlight the co-op credential.
- 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