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Advanced Diploma Computer Systems Technology (CTY)
Advanced Diploma Computer Systems Technology (CTY)

Advanced Diploma Computer Systems Technology (CTY)

  • ID:SC010018
  • Level:3-Year Undergraduate Advanced Diploma
  • Duration:
  • Intake:
  • Type:Full-time

Fees (CAD)

  • Application Fee:$90.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$16,114.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$10,000.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:$808.00
  • Application Fee:$90.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$16,114.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$10,000.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:$808.00
Estimated Total/program:
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), or equivalent, 

  • English: Grade 12 C or U, or equivalent course

  • Mathematics: Grade 12 C or U, or Grade 11 U or M, or equivalent course

English Requirements

  • CAEL CE and CAEL online, Minimum 60

  • Cambridge English Exams (B2 First/FCE, C1 Advanced/CAE or C2 Proficiency/CPE), Minimum 169 with no skill below 162

  • Duolingo, Minimum score 105 to 110

  • IELTS Academic, Minimum 6.0 with no skill below 5.5

  • PTE Academic, Minimum score 58

  • TOEFL iBT (including MyBest TOEFL and Home Edition), Minimum 80 with no skill below 20

  • TOEFL Revised Paper Delivered, No skill below 20

Course Information

This three-year advanced diploma program provides you with knowledge and technical skills in networking and computer system administration. Built on partnerships with industry experts like Cisco, IBM, and Microsoft, our curriculum prepares students to specialize in security, physical and logical network design, as well as enterprise management. This program is comprised of practical courses focusing on hands-on training with computer programs in specialty labs.


Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:

  • Analyze and resolve information technology problems

  • Analyze, plan, design and implement computer systems and networking solutions

  • Install and monitor computer systems and networks

  • Plan and develop data storage

  • Appraise existing security solutions

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Semester 1

  • CSN105, Introduction to Computers and Networks

  • COM101 or
    COM111, Communicating Across Contexts or
    Communicating Across Contexts (Enriched)

  • MST100, Introduction to Microsoft Services

  • SPS120, Strategic Problem Solving

  • ULI101, Introduction to UNIX/Linux and the Internet

Semester 2

  • CSN205, Static Networks

  • MST200, Microsoft Server Administration

  • OPS245, Open Systems Server

  • SEC220, Introduction to System Security

  • plus: General Education Course

  • plus: General Education Course

Semester 3

  • CSN305, Software Defined Networks

  • DAT330, Introduction to Databases

  • MST300, Introduction to Microsoft Cloud Technologies

  • OPS345, Open System Application Server

  • SEC320, Security Incident Response

  • WTP100, Work Term Preparation (Work-Integrated Learning option only)

  • plus: General Education Course

Work-Integrated Learning Term 1

  • CTY331, Computer Systems Technology, Co-op (Work-Integrated Learning option only)

Semester 4

  • CSN405, Wireless Networks

  • CSN500, Capstone Project

  • EAC594, Business Communication for the Digital Workplace

  • OPS445, Open System Administration

  • plus: Professional Option Course

Work-Integrated Learning Term 2

  • CTY332, Computer Systems Technology, Co-op II (Work-Integrated Learning option only)

Semester 5

  • CPO570, Process Digitalization

  • CSN505, Internet of Things

  • OPS635, Enterprise Management - Emerging Technology

  • SEC400, Security Analysis

  • plus: Professional Option Course

Semester 6

  • APL701, Applied Integration

  • CPO500, Red Hat Academy Exam Preparation

  • CPO520, Cisco Certification Preparation

  • CPO550, Microsoft Azure Certification Preparation

  • plus: Professional Option Course

Professional Options

  • CYT145, IT Security: Ethical and Legal Issues

  • CYT160, Security for Cloud and Internet of Things

  • DBS301, Database Design II and SQL Using Oracle

  • DBW624, Introduction to Datawarehousing

  • INT213, Active Server Pages Using Visual Basic

  • INT525, Advanced Implementation Using Apache

  • IPC144, Introduction to Programming Using C

  • OPS400, AS/400 Operations

  • OPS650, AS/400 Connectivity

  • PHP701, PHP Scripting

  • PMC115, IT Project Mgmt. Fundamentals, Tools & Techniques

  • SBR600, Software Build and Release

  • SBR700, Open Source Build and Release Project

  • SEC701, Ethical Hacking

  • SEC703, Advanced Security

  • SPO600, Software Portability and Optimization

  • SRT211, Secure Scripting

  • TEC701, Technical Support for Network Administrators

  • TEC702, Technician as an Entrepreneur

  • WIN500, Windows Server Scripting

  • WIN700, Windows Active Directory Services

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

  • Technology infrastructure analyst

  • Technical systems analyst

  • Technical specialist

  • Network systems administrator

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

Health Insurance $808CAD

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