Computer Systems Technology

The Computer System Technology (CST) certificate combines training in the design, implementation and maintenance of microcomputer hardware with operating systems and network systems management and administration.   Apply & Register Program Details

The Computer System Technology (CST) certificate combines training in the design, implementation and maintenance of microcomputer hardware with operating systems and network systems management and administration.

 


Area of Interest:
Computer Studies
Degree/Certificate:
Academic Certificates
Code Course Credits
ENG-101 English Composition I 3
CST-102 Introduction to Networking 3
CST-103 Microcomputer Operating Systems I: Workstations 3
CST-106 Microcomputer Operating Systems II: Server Systems 3
CST-109 Building, Upgrading, and Repairing Personal Computers 3
CST-201 Advanced Networking 3
CST-204 Computer and Network Security 3
EET-101 Electrical/Electronic Principles 4
EET-221 Digital Circuits 3
...-... General Education Elective 3
...-... Computer Information Systems Elective or  
...-... Technical Elective or  
EGR-208 Co-op I: Engineering I 3/4
  Total Minimum Credits 34

Program Goals

  • To prepare students to qualify for enhanced job opportunities which will utilize his/her updated training in mordern microcomputer and network hardware and operating systems.
  • To provide students with a General Education courses.
  • To prepare students for the following industry certifications:

    - A+
    - Network +
    - Security +
    - Cisco CCENT

Program Student Learning Outcomes

At the end of the program, the graduate will be able to:

  1. Apply the principles of modern microcomputer operating systems, network architecture, hardware architecture, and subsystems to network, repair and manage operating systems.
  2. Solve basic network design and application problems using knowledge of common network architectures and network software.
  3. Utilize electronic principles and digital electronics necessary to diagnose, troubleshoot, and repair computer and network hardware problems.

Employment Opportunities

  • Computer service engineering technician
  • Computer systems technician
  • Network manager
  • Technical control specialist

Contact Person

Richard Dolan, Director
(856) 227-7200, ext. 4518
email: rdolan@camdencc.edu

Additional information

CIP Code

11.0101

Program Code

CST.CT