Computer Networking

Unleash your inner geek and earn a good living doing it. Learn to implement, configure, and troubleshoot basic networking hardware, protocols and services with emphasis on security. At the same time you'll be preparing to take your Network+ and A+ industry certifications!

The Computer Networking Program provides hardware and software knowledge along with networking administration, support, network topologies, protocol standards, network implementation, security, and troubleshooting skills. These essential skills prepare you for employment as a network technician, LAN support technician, LAN Administrators, Information Technology Support Technician, Microcomputer Support Specialists, Technical Support Analyst, or Network Engineer. Included in this program is preparation for the Network+ and Security+ certifications, two important credentials for professionals in the network support and network security industries.

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Gainful Employment Information

 

2017–2018 Program Dates

Please note that end dates are approximate.

Full-Time (daytime)

Start Date End Date Days Time
9/20/2017 5/7/2018 (plus internship) M–Th 7:30am–4:00pm
1/24/2018 10/1/2018 (plus internship) M–Th 7:30am–4:00pm
2/26/2018 11/1/2018 (plus internship) M–Th 7:30am–4:00pm

 

Part-Time (daytime)

Start Date End Date Days Time
8/21/2017 12/1/2018 (plus internship) M–Th 7:30am–11:30am
or
12:00–4:00pm
9/19/2017 1/15/2019 (plus internship) M–Th 7:30am–11:30am 
​or 
12:00–4:00pm 
2/26/2018 6/1/2019 (plus internship) M–Th 7:30am–11:30am
or
12:00–4:00pm

 

Part-Time (evenings)

Start Date End Date Days Time
8/21/2017 12/1/2018 (plus internship) M–Th 5:00–9:00pm
9/18/2017 1/15/2019 (plus internship) M–Th 5:00–9:00pm
1/8/2018  5/1/2019 (plus internship) M–Th 5:00–9:00pm 
2/6/2018 6/1/2019 (plus internship) M–Th 5:00–9:00pm

 

2018–2019 Program Dates

Please note that end dates are approximate.

Full-Time (daytime)

Start Date End Date Days Time
8/20/2018 4/11/2019 (plus internship) M–Th 7:30am–4:00pm
9/20/2018 5/15/2019 (plus internship) M–Th 7:30am–4:00pm
1/7/2019 9/1/2019 (plus internship) M–Th 7:30am–4:00pm
2/13/2019 10/1/2019 (plus internship) M–Th 7:30am–4:00pm

 

Part-Time (daytime)

Start Date End Date Days Time
8/20/2018 12/1/2019 (plus internship) M–Th 7:30am–11:30am
or
12:00–4:00pm
1/7/2019 5/1/2020 (plus internship) M–Th 7:30am–11:30am 
​or 
12:00–4:00pm 

 

Part-Time/Online Hybrid (evenings)

Start Date End Date Days Time
8/20/2018 12/1/2019 (plus internship) M,W 5:00pm–9:00pm
1/7/2019 5/1/2020 (plus internship) M,W 5:00pm–9:00pm 

 

Program Cost

 

It's free to apply to Emily Griffith Technical College. You're under no obligation once you apply. Filling out an application allows us to connect you with people who can provide more information about your preferred studies and career goals.

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Earning Potential

Entry-level

  • Hourly Pay = $24.31
  • Annual Salary = $50,574

Experienced

  • Hourly Pay = $43.55
  • Annual Salary = $90,581

 

To what types of jobs do these skills apply?

  • Computer software trainer
  • Information technology support technician
  • LAN administrator
  • Microcomputer support specialist
  • Network technician
  • Technical support analyst

 

What types of companies might hire me?

  • Banks
  • Communication industries
  • Credit unions
  • Government agencies (local, state, federal)
  • Hospitals
  • Large corporations
  • Non-profit organizations
  • Schools
  • Small businesses
  • Staffing agencies

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Upcoming Related Events

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
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Saturday, May 26, 2018
GED Classes Start
Time: 8:00am
Friday, June 1, 2018
Emily Griffith Graduation Ceremony
Time: 10:00am

From our students...

EGTC is teaching me the skills to prepare me for the state CNA exam, this school has a very high passing rate. My teacher is fun and energetic, she makes you want to learn!

Elisa Domenget
Current Student

From our teachers...

Those wanting to start their own business, this is the field to be in. Our program is very hands on and allows one to work on their craft

Cosmetology - Deborah Gonzales
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