Program Description The Computer Systems Technician – Networking program, offered in a two-year delivery format, lets you quickly enter the job market. This diploma program, facilitated by the School of Engineering Technology and Applied Science, incorporates the latest in computer systems and network technology into its Computer Systems Technician courses to reflect the ever-growing innovations of the digital revolution. In this applied science program, you: Delve inside computer hardware and learn the intricacies of operating systems. Explore the most up-to-date computer systems and networks technology. Learn about computer and network security. Assemble and maintain systems that will empower users in creative, business and communication activities. Committed faculty members maintain a close watch on trends in the industry to ensure the topics truly reflect the ever-growing digital industry as they guide you through your courses. Once you complete the program, you will be able to launch a career in technical support in the growing fields of Internet, intranet, extranet and telecom networks. Please note: Qualified college or university graduates with a background in networks may gain direct admission into semester three of this two-year program and receive their Computer Systems Technician - Networking diploma in two semesters (program #3424).