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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
By attending the Bachelor of Information Technology (Computer and Communication Networks) (Hons) program at Centennial College, you will be part of a select group of Ontario students to receive a four-year Bachelor degree in information technology. 
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Overview

Centennial College was specifically selected by the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development to deliver an applied science program to address the critical need for networking professionals in the province. Centennial College is the only post-secondary institution in Ontario to offer a Bachelor of Information Technology (Computer and Communication Networks) (Hons) .

During the four years you spend in this School of Engineering Technology and Applied Science program, you are exposed to a unique blend of technology and business subjects. The hands-on approach ensures an innovative balance between the practical and the theoretical backgrounds which employers are seeking.

Learning from highly qualified professors who hold industrial certifications and advanced academic credentials, you are able to specialize in the design of wireless and security networking.

Career Outlook 

  • Technical account manager
  • Business account manager
  • Network/system administrator
  • Network/system analyst
  • Network support
  • Security analyst/specialist
  • VOIP engineer
  • Wireless network administrator

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    International students: Apply early! Allow approximately four to six months before start for admission and Study Permit/Visa processing. 

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
    Part-time
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Blended, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Power of Communications
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Operating Systems

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    88

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    580

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

  • Minimum required score:

    60

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

    More about PTE Academic

General Requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent
  • At least six Grade 12 M or U, or OAC credits with an overall average of 65% or higher

    Courses must include:

    • English Grade 12U; final grade 65% or higher
    • One Grade 12 mathematics from the following; final grade 60% or higher
      • Math Grade 12U Advanced Functions 
      • Math Grade 12U Calculus and Vectors
      • Math Grade 12U Mathematics of Data Management or equivalent

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18917 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18917 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    7146 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7146 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Toronto

  • 1502 - 2570 CAD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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