Computer Systems Technology – Security – Algonquin College

Program Info

School: Algonquin College
Faculty: School of Advanced Technology
Degree: Diploma; Advanced
Field of Study: Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Description: Further your studies to specialize your IT career in the advancing field of Security.

Graduates of the Computer Systems Technician – Networking Ontario College Diploma program may be interested in furthering their knowledge and skills with this third year of study.

This third-year Computer Systems Technology – Security Ontario College Advanced Diploma program prepares you to perform a critical role in securing the confidentiality, integrity and availability of business-critical data, transactions and network infrastructure.

URL: Computer Systems Technology – Security at Algonquin College
Length: 3 Year(s)

Facts

LOCATION: Ottawa, Ontario
SCHOOL TYPE: College
LANGUAGE: English
FULL-TIME UNDERGRADUATE: 22,000 Students
ENTRANCE DATES: January, May, September
CANADIAN STUDENT TUITION STARTING AT $1,513
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION STARTING AT $5,603
TELEPHONE: (613) 727-4723 – 7031
TOLL FREE: (800) 565-4723
FAX: (613) 727-7665
EMAIL: international@algonquincollege.com
ADDRESS: 1385 Woodroffe Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

About

Algonquin College of Applied Arts and Technology was established in 1967, and is located on the unceded territory of the Algonquin People. The College has served over 50 years as a leader in post-secondary education and undergone significant growth since its establishment. Algonquin students are sought out by employers in every industry due to the hands-on skills and career focus they gain from learning in realistic lab and classroom environments. By the time students graduate, they are ready to take on the work world.

 

Algonquin College provides on-campus housing for students, with a variety of room options to choose from. Whether you are looking for a female only room or a male only room, we have something that will fit your needs. Rooms are all shared occupancy, so you will be able to meet new people and make friends during your time here. Plus, our mandatory Meal Plan ensures that you always have access to food when you need it. Payment options are available, so don’t hesitate to get in touch with the school if you have any questions. 

Admissions

Additional Admission Requirements: Successful completion of Algonquin College`s Computer Systems Technician program or Computer Systems Technician – Networking program. For direct flow through students, a cumulative GPA of 2.7 or higher is required. Pembroke students will be required to achieve 70% on a pre-admission assessment. Self-directed Cisco CCNA modules are available to assist the students in preparation of the assessment.

Applicants who are not flowing directly from the Computer Systems Technician (0150X) or Computer Systems Technician -Networking (1560X) program to the Computer Systems Technology – Security program OR applicants who have not completed a qualifying version of Algonquin`s Computer Systems Technician (0150X) or Computer Systems Technician -Networking (1560X) program but with similar or equivalent knowledge/experience, will be assessed on an individual basis through an Advanced Standing application to the program`s Level 05.

Applicants should have basic computer skills such as keyboard proficiency, Internet browsing and searching, and the use of an office software suite (word processing, spreadsheets, etc.) prior to the start of the program. The Mobile Learning Center Coach (C102) offers training in these skills if needed.

 

Fees & Scholarships

International student:$18,114

Notes for Canadian Students:

College fees are set in accordance with the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities’ policies. Fees must be paid each term for you to officially register for your classes. Your costs will vary depending on your program of study, lifestyle and other variables.

Notes for International Students:

A differential fee will apply to international students. Please contact International at international@algonquincollege.com for current fee information.

Scholarships, prizes and awards are given in recognition of academic excellence, and can include money, plaques, books, medals, etc, or any combination thereof. They are given in recognition of achievement at a variety of levels (program, department, school), for various areas (subject, program, activity, student government, etc.) and often reflect the interest and commitment of donors from the community. Visit Financial Aid page for more information.

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