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Network Administration – Toronto Campus

Program Description

The Network Administration program at Metro College of Technology is your path to a career in computer systems or managing networks. Therefore this intensive 8 month course covers computer hardware, operating systems, Linux, Microsoft and CISCO technologies. You will gain skills in planning, selecting, configuring and managing Linux, Windows or CISCO based networks. In addition you will also be able to integrate Linux, UNIX, and Windows systems into seamless networks. At the end of the program an optional co-op placement provides students with a great opportunity to gain real-life experience.

Upon successful completion of the program, a student will be awarded a diploma and be able to take a network related position and start a rewarding career.

Network Administration Subjects

  • A+ Essentials (Computer Hardware Foundation)
  • Operating Systems Foundation
  • Configuring Windows Server (Installation, Storage and Computing with Windows Server)
  • Windows Server Network Infrastructure (Networking with Windows Server)
  • Windows Server and Active Directory Services (Identity with Windows Server)
  • Securing Windows Server
  • Linux Administration
  • CCNA Routing and Switching
  • Professional Development

This program prepares you for the following certificate exams:

  • CompTIA: A+ Certification
  • CompTIA: Linux+ Certification
  • Microsoft: MCSA Windows Server
  • CISCO: CCNA Route and Switch


DURATION: 35 Weeks

LOCATION: Toronto, Ontario


  1. Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent or
  2. Passing an entrance test and
  3. Passing admissions interview

Please note that meeting these requirements does not guarantee admission to the program.

Career opportunities upon graduation

  • Network Administrator
  • Network Specialist
  • System Administrator
  • Technical Support


If you need more information about this program, please call at 416 585 9880 x 221 or fill out and submit the form at your right hand side on this page. One of our admission advisers will be happy to assist you.

If you want to be a cloud administrator, please visit our Network and Cloud Administration program.

If you need a student loan with a grant, please visit OSAP website for more information.

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Special Notice

During the pandemic period, we accept applications via phone/email and instructors deliver Instruction of programs live online.