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It is an opportunity to get a feel for school and what program you want to be in.
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You may apply for advanced credit once you have been accepted into the program. Advanced Credit can be Transfer Credit (for completed post-secondary courses) or PLAR (Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition).
In addition to the common guidelines outlined on the Transfer and Credit Options section and on the Transfer Credit Request Form (PDF), your program has other advanced credit requirements that are applied to each request including:
If you do not qualify for transfer credit or credential recognition, Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) may be an option.
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Program delivery for fall 2021 varies by program. We encourage you to review how your classes will be delivered (pdf). If you have questions about program delivery or class enrolment, please contact your program area.
You are the go-to person for technical advice, you have loved all things tech for years. Every company you can think of uses computers, networks and is connected to the internet. You see yourself working with the skill set it takes to keep all that technology running. NET is a nationally accredited two year diploma that focusses on the hands on implementation of secure server and network infrastructures using on premise and cloud technologies. If you are a hands on learner who loves diving deep into IT topics - NET is the program for you. NET – Connecting IT!
Employment rates reported by NAIT alumni are for information purposes and do not guarantee future employment opportunities.
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The Network Engineering Technology diploma is designed to provide you with advanced training in the design, implementation and maintenance of data and computer networks.
Through the course of the program, you can expect to learn how to:
As the world becomes more heavily dependent on high-speed network communications for virtually every facet of everyday business and life, our graduates find themselves in growing demand.
After graduation, you may find employment opportunities as a:
Graduates of this program earn a diploma in Network Engineering Technology.
After graduation and required work experience, you may also be eligible for professional accreditation.
Students of this program are eligible for student membership in the Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta (ASET).
You may also continue your studies after graduation by pursuing a Bachelor of Technology (BTech).
Learn more about NAIT's BTech program
Another option for graduates who want to continue their education is NAIT's Bachelor of Applied Information Systems Technology (BAIST) program. This applied degree offers 2 majors: Information Systems or Network Management.
Learn more about NAIT's BAIST program
For either of the above bachelor programs, diploma grads can earn a BTech degree with just two more years of study. Full-time and part-time study options are available.
Advanced credit may also be granted at Canadian universities like the University of Athabasca, University of Alberta or University of Calgary.
Refer to Transfer Alberta for the most up-to-date transferable credit information
Completion of this diploma qualifies as the first 2 years of NAIT's unique 4-year Bachelor of Technology degree.
Prepare for career opportunities as a senior systems analyst, designer or project leader.
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