Computer Science Technology - Network Management

The Computer Science Technology program (DEC), with the Network Management specialization stream, trains computer technicians to design, analyze and troubleshoot computer networks using various technologies (multiplatform). Graduates of this program will be called upon at critical stages of launching and extending networks, and can fulfill various functions involving system usage, network connections and computer hardware. Network managers may be involved in all stages of creating a network. The course content is always current and perfectly reflects the latest technological developments, leading to certifications recognized in the job market, such as Cisco (CCNA), CompTIA (A+) and Microsoft (MCSA).


Degree: Diploma - DEC

Program Language: English / French

Total Duration: 6 semesters (3 years)

Total Hour: 2,730 Hours

Tuition fee: 8,526.50 C$/ Semester

Application Fee: 50 C$


Admission Requirements: 

  • Eighteen (18) years of age or older

  • High School Diploma (Equivalent to Grade 12) 

  • The language test is required:

  1. For the Direct Admission: Candidates are required to present a valid IELTS test result with an overall band score of 6.0 with writing skill of 6.5 and other components not below 6.0
  2. ​For the Conditional Admission (Pathway): If the candidate doesn't have an IELTS test result or if his/her IELTS test result doesn't meet the requirements of the Direct Admission, he/she can apply at least for six months of English Language Program and pay 50% of the tuition fee to get a conditional admission. Candidates might require to complete a Springboard course for one semester prior to starting their programs. 


Required Documents:

  • Your birth certificate (original or certified copy with the original stamp on your document)
  • High school transcripts and High School Diploma from the Ministry of Education of your province/ country
  • Copy of university diploma and transcripts, (if any)
  • Copy of the ID page of your Passport
  • Language test result


Visa Process:


This important stage can be done either by yourself or an Immigration Lawyer (or an ICCRC Member). In both ways, STAR can help you out! 


Certificate of Acceptance of Quebec (CAQ): Required

Study Permit: Required 


* Note: All documents must be translated in English or French


Career Prospects


  • Multiplatform Network Administrator

  • Website Administrator, Webmaster

  • Tech Support and Computer Maintenance Technician

  • Network Connections Programmer


Computer Science Technology - Network Management

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