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 Systems 3
Introduction to Networking 3
Telecommunications I 3
PC Maintenance & Repair Hardware 3
Electrical TheoryI/Lab 3
  Fall Year I Credits 15
  Spring Year I  
Command Line Interface (CLI) 1
Broadband Technology (VOIP) 3
Routers and Switches 3
Information Technology Customer Ser 2
Convergence Technologies 3
Fundamentals of Wireless Networking 3
  Spring Year 1 Credits 15


Updated:  si 10/9/15