Networking and Computer Technology

According to the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment for computer support specialists is expected to increase faster than the average, and job prospects should be good, especially for those with a college degree and relevant skills.*

Briarcliffe College offers an Associate in Applied Science degree program in Networking and Computer Technology. The curriculum is designed to develop students' abilities to troubleshoot and configure network hardware, including workstations, servers, routers and switches. To learn more about this curriculum and how far you can go in the diverse and growing field of networking and computer technology, please click on the link below.


Institutional Accreditation: Briarcliffe College is accredited by The Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. The commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Commission on Higher Education Accreditation.

Programmatic Accreditation: The Networking and Computer Technology program is not programmatically accredited.

The New York State Board of Regents also authorizes Briarcliffe to offer Diploma, Associate degree and Bachelor's degree programs.

*Source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics, "Occupational Outlook Handbook" 2010-11 Edition (visited February 3, 2010). This is a national projection. Conditions in your location may vary.

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