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The Telecommunications program has the following eight areas of focus: general telecommunications, telephony and data communications, wireless technologies, emerging technologies, networking, Internet and intranet technologies, computer information systems, and general education. Voice and data communication, local and wide area network administration, switching systems, computer/telephony integration, Windows, UNIX and LINUX operating systems, broadband, Internetworking, wireless technology, and transport protocols are covered in detail. Project management is also a key part of the Telecommunications program. All core courses include a hands-on lab to maximize the educational experience. Students learn how to integrate the various aspects of telecommunications into practical solutions for today's business and professional environment.
The program also includes business and management courses to prepare students for the growth challenges that will face them in their careers. Students are given the opportunity to explore areas of interest through the requirement of technical and general education electives.
Telecommunications Technology is designed for those students interested in computer hardware, establishing and maintaining network systems, and telephony and data communications. Graduates are prepared for entry to midlevel careers such as network administrator, telecommunications systems analyst and manager, information manager, and network and traffic engineer, LAN/WAN administrator, voice/data analyst, traffic engineer, wireless communications specialist, telephone wiring specialist, data processing specialist, information service administrator, router engineer, project manager and other related fields.
180 Quarter Credits
2299 Clock Hours
Bachelor of Science
7/1/10 - 6/30/11
**Department of Education (DOE) On-Time Graduation Rate: 6%
** On time graduation rates are based on full time enrollment.
2011 Accrediting Commission of Career Schools & Colleges (ACCSC) Job Placement Rate: 79%
2010 Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE) Job Placement Rate: 100%
Telecommunications Specialists: http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/15-1081.01
Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers: http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/49-2022.00
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers: http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/49-9052.00
Network and Computer Systems Administrators: http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/15-1071.00
|Total Tutition Cost (based on current tuition charges):||$62460|
|Books and Supplies (estimated cost):||$6000|
|Estimated Course Fees*:||$5400|
|Estimated first term, one time, purchase of notebook computer:||$500|
|*/**Student Tuition Recovery Fund||$187.50|
|*Title IV Loan Debt:||n/a|
|*Private Loan Debt:||n/a|
|*Institutional Loan Debt:||n/a
|*cohort insufficient for reporting|