IT - Network Technician

Technical Diploma

This technical diploma will help meet the needs of individuals that wish to be more involved in Information Technology (IT) by providing foundational education in the IT field. Learners will explore associate level courses related to networking and team building skills. As an Embedded Technical Diploma, this program ladders fully into the IT - Network Specialist Associate Degree program.

program at a Glance

IT - Network Technician 14 Credit Technical Diploma

Formats Offered

On-Campus Availability

  • Wausau Fully Available
  • Antigo Fully Available
  • Medford Fully Available
  • Phillips Fully Available
  • Spencer Fully Available
  • Wittenberg Fully Available

Approximate Cost

$2,484 (Tuition: $2034, Books: $450)
For financial aid eligibility, please contact us.

Average Starting Salary

$33,342 Annually, based on the 2014 NTC Graduate Employment Report.

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program Outcomes

  • Define and use PC hardware, operating systems and network concepts and tools
  • Understand various technical and administrative aspects of Information Security and Assurance
  • Run multiple operating systems on a single computer
  • Configure and troubleshoot networked PC workstations
  • Configure basic network parameters for users and devices
  • Support networked PC users

Course List

To view the amount of credits or descriptions for the courses required within this program please view the course list.

Course List

Additional program Information

IT Testing

IT programs require students to have fundamental computer skills to be successful. Students will be required to complete testing in Windows and Computer Concepts as part of the admission process. These tests are offered at no cost through NTC Testing Centers.

Transfer Opportunities

Credits earned at NTC may transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Visit www.ntc.edu/transfer for a complete listing of transfer opportunities for this program.

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Submit your online application today at www.ntc.edu/apply

For more information on this program, contact admissions at 715.675.3331 or email admissions@ntc.edu.

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