Computer Networking


Degree Option in CNET Technology

Degree: Associate of Applied Science


Computer networking has become the norm in most businesses, hospitals, schools, government offices and other settings where it is necessary to share computer files, software, printers, and e-mail. Delgado Community College's associate degree in Computer Network Technology provides the necessary skills to design, install, repair and troubleshoot network systems.

Whether you are new to the field or an experienced computer professional, completion of this program creates new opportunities in the workplace. Technicians are in great demand and average earnings are $25 per hour.

Delgado's Computer Network Technology program allows its graduates to specialize
in a high-demand segment of the computer industry. Many technicians work independently or on staff for large corporations and other entities.

 

STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT INFORMATION:

Academic Year 

08-09

09-10

10-11

11-12

12-13

Graduation Rate  

14

14

15

11

11

Program GPA

3.58

3.35 

3.42

3.53

3.43

Average Technology Programs GPA

3.38

3.30

3.38

3.38

3.41


Average Starting Salary: $43,460 (LA Department of Labor, 2012).

The program can be completed in 24 months (as listed in the college catalog).

Placement Rate: For the latest available employment reports go to: http://www.dcc.edu/departments/ir/employmentreports/