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Computer Systems Technician

St. Lawrence College

24 months
Duration
15050 CAD/year
2721 CAD/year
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About

This Computer Systems Technician program at St. Lawrence College will prepare the student to fill the role of technical support in the dynamic and expanding field of client/server comput­ing, cloud computing, O/S virtualization, enterprise networks, administration and Internet management. 

Overview

Students complete a work placement component which provides on-the-job training with a local company in their final semester.

Our courses are constantly evolving to incorporate a blend of leading edge and traditional technologies to meet the needs of local employers. 

This Computer Systems Technician program at St. Lawrence College is well suited to people who are interested in computers, but not math, physics or electronics. Many of the courses in the CN&TS program train the students towards obtaining Microsoft, A+, LPIC-1, and Network + certifications.

Career

Prospects for both employment and ad­vancement in the Information Technology industry are excellent. Over the past few years, the demand for IT professionals in Canada has doubled as baby boomers opt for retirement.CST graduates are employed in:

  • Hardware/software support
  • Network administration
  • Help desk support
  • Internet resource management
  • Network support and installation
  • Network design

Our graduates find employment in:

  • Government
  • Corporations
  • Military
  • Hospitals
  • Education sector

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Computer Hardware Systems
  • OS Scripting
  • Linux 
  • Advanced Databases
  • Networking 
  • General Education Course

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Special May Intake - International Students Only
  • After the Equal Consideration Date, applications are considered on a first-come, first-served basis. (1 Feb)
  • International Students are invited to apply year-round, depending on what is most suitable for them.

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) with the majority of Grade 11 and 12 courses at the C, U or M level including the following prerequisites:

  • Grade 12 English at the C or M level
  • Grade 11 Math at the C, or U level
  • Passport.
  • Original/certified as well as translated copies of your completed Secondary/Post-Secondary transcripts or equivalent.
  • Original/certified Secondary/Post-Secondary Diploma/Degree.
  • Proof of English proficiency (i.e. International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score sheet). 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15050 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15050 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    2721 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2721 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Kingston

1015 - 1615 CAD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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