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Computer Systems Technician - Networking (Fast-Track) 

Centennial College

Postgraduate Diploma On Campus Online Blended
12 months
15900 CAD/year
3396 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Computer Systems Technician - Networking (Fast-Track) program from Centennial College is for you if you've completed a college or university program and wish to get into the computer industry faster. 

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This Computer Systems Technician - Networking (Fast-Track) program at Centennial College will allow qualified college or university graduates to gain direct admission into the second year (third semester) of the two-year Computer Systems Technician - Networking program to receive their diploma in one year (two semesters).

    The areas covered in this School of Engineering Technology and Applied Science program, which attracts university grads from around the world, will include:

  •  Multi-vendor operating systems
  •  Data communications 
  •  Networking
  •  Network security
  •  Network service and support
  •  Customer skills
  •  Communications for technology

Also included will be an optimum balance between hands-on experience and theory. You'll work with state-of-the-art testing and measurement equipment in purpose-built labs, solidifying a strong foundation in network design and testing. 

In these labs, you'll delve inside PC hardware and learn the intricacies of operating systems, explore the latest in computer systems and networks technology, and assemble and maintain systems that will empower users in creative, business and communication activities.

Companies Offering Jobs

  • AIM Funds Management Inc.
  • Canada Life, Celestica
  • CIBC Mellon Trust
  • Enbridge Consumers Gas
  • StorageTek
  • Toronto Hydro
  • the Ministry of Government Services
  • Transport Canada
  • IBM
  • RBC



Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Windows Server Operating System
  • Switching and Routing Essentials
  • College Communications 
  • General Education Elective
  • Statistics for Computer Systems 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic 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. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

  • College diploma or university degree in computer science, engineering or a related discipline 
  • Centennial College will consider applicants with a combination of partial degree or diploma and relevant work experience
  • Transcript and resume review
  • Centennial College English Skills Assessment (must score 170 or 171 for admission)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15900 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15900 CAD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    3396 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3396 CAD per year and a duration of 12 months.


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Computer Systems Technician - Networking (Fast-Track)
Centennial College


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