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O que eu aprenderei?

Pursue a technology career to support modern IT infrastructures.

The two-year Computer Systems Technician Ontario College Diploma program prepares you for a career in information technology with a focus on network and system administration.

You learn to set up, configure and maintain all components that constitute an effective network: computer hardware, operating systems, networking and virtualization technologies, security and task automation. In addition you develop problem solving skills and troubleshooting techniques to help support an IT infrastructure. Throughout the program, you also develop your oral and written communication skills, customer support, and ethics relevant to the information technology workplace.

As a student in this program, you have access to the latest software and equipment including Cisco and Aruba hardware labs, network-based operating systems, including Microsoft and GNU/Linux, as well as other industry-standard tools and resources.

This program offers you the opportunity to gain real-world experience by taking part in back-to-back cooperative education (co-op) work terms (see Additional Information for more details). Please note that places in the co-op version of the program are subject to availability. Students who elect to apply to the non-co-op version of the program may not have the opportunity to transfer to the co-op version at a later date.

You can work towards industry recognized certifications including Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Linux+ and Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA). Upon successful completion of this program, you may transfer credit for the first two years of the Computer Systems Technology - Security three year Ontario College Advanced Diploma, as long as you Meet its admissions requirements.

Upon graduation you may find employment opportunities in a wide range of sectors including government private and public for entry-level positions or self-employment in:

  • network and systems administration
  • IT infrastructure installation, migration, and support;
  • technical and customer service support
  • and computer training and consultation

This program is well-suited for students who:

  • Have proven problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Enjoy implementing and troubleshooting computer technology, operating systems and networking technology solutions.
  • Enjoy the challenges posed by a constantly evolving field.
  • Can work both independently and in a team environment.

De qual departamento farei parte?

School of Advanced Technology

Opções de estudo

Período integral (2 anos)

Non Co-op Version fees: Semester 1: CAN $8,425.84; Semester 2, 3, 4: CAN $8,383.84; Estimated Program Total fees: CAN $33,577.36; Co-op Version fees: Semester 1: CAN $8,425.84; Semester 2: CAN $8,576.84; Semester 3: CAN $8,576.84; Semester 4: CAN $8,383.84; Estimated Program Total fees: CAN $33,963.36 (Fall 2021, Winter 2022)
Data de início

7 Setembro 2021, 10 Janeiro 2022, 9 Maio 2022


Algonquin College

Woodroffe Campus,

1385 Woodroffe Avenue,


Ontario (ON),

K2G 1V8, Canada

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes internacionais

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent. Applicants with an OSSD showing senior English and/or Mathematics courses at the Basic Level, or with Workplace or Open courses, will be tested to determine their eligibility for admission; OR
Academic and Career Entrance (ACE) certificate; OR
General Educational Development (GED) certificate; OR
Mature Student status (19 years of age or older and without a high school diploma at the start of the program).

Applicants with International transcripts must provide proof of the subject specific requirements noted above along with proof of either: IELTS-International English Language Testing Service-Overall band of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each band; OR TOEFL-Internet-based (iBT)-overall 80, with the minimum of 20 in each component: Reading 20; Listening: 20; Speaking: 20; Writing: 20.

Deadline: Applications for Fall Term and Winter Term admission received by February 1 will be given equal consideration.