Prepare for a career in the rapidly growing field of information technology with a Computer Networking certificate

NSCC’s Computer Networking Certificate is a two-semester program providing training for students in network technology. Learn how to install, configure, and manage the hardware and software used in different networks including wireless networks. Employment opportunities for graduates include PC technician, IT helpdesk, and network support.


Semesters estimated to complete degree. Complete faster with winter intersession and summer classes


2016 Boston-area Median Wage


Projected growth in Boston-area job market

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For more information, please contact the Pathway Advisor for this program.

Phone: 978-762-4048

Transfer Agreements for NSCC’s Computer Networking Certificate

Students who complete this degree program at North Shore Community College have an opportunity to seamlessly transfer to a public or private four-year college or university to earn a bachelor's degree. Transfer institutions include:

Salem State University
UMass Boston
UMass Lowell
Northeastern University

Program Requirements

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North Shore Community College is an accredited nonprofit institute of higher education where all are welcome and each is challenged. NSCC is accredited by NECHE, the New England Commission of Higher Education (formerly NEASC-CIHE, the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.).

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