Academic Programs

Telecommunications, Certificate


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The Telecommunications certificate includes the basic course work to become a telecommunications technician. This certificate is 30 credits and is designed to be completed in two semesters.  It covers the basics of computer networking, AC and DC circuits, telecommunications, broadband technology, router communications and wireless networking. Telecommunications Technicians are responsible for high-speed communication networks and digital communication through fiber optic cables and wireless network access. Telecommunications Technicians install, maintain and repair telecommunications equipment.

Fall Year 1
Operating Systems3
Introduction to Networking3
Telecommunications I3
PC Maintenance & Repair I3
Electrical TheoryI/Lab3
Fall Year I Credits15
Spring Year I
Command Line Interface (CLI)1
Broadband Technology (VOIP)3
Routers and Switches3
Information Technology Customer Ser2
Convergence Technologies3
Fundamentals of Wireless Networking3
Spring Year 1 Credits15


Updated:  si 12/28/12