If your educational goal included a 4-year degree, you can take your first two years at the DMACC West Campus. The West Campus is a "full-service" DMACC campus that offers many Liberal Arts courses such as English, Communication Skills, Mathematics, Economics, Business, Psychology, Sociology, Foreign Language and speech just to name a few. These courses are applicable for the Associate in Arts (AA) or Associate in Science (AS) degree and are usually transferable to most four-year institutions.
Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree in Network Technology/Telecom Data Communications prepares you for a variety of positions in technical fields. Positions such as telecommunications management, telephony field technicians and installers, fiber optic technicians and voice and data switch technicians. You will learn the fundamentals of communication systems maintenance and engineering in privateand public networks. Technologies discussed include voice switching equipment, data communications equipment and emerging technologies such as Voice Over IP (VOIP) and fiber optic transport.
Telecommunications professionals are needed around the world. Iowa has one of the largest concentrations of telecommunications companies in the nation. The Telecommunications training at DMACC West Campus is broad and varied to expose each student to the maximum amount of technology training. Providing hands-on, lab based training with actual industry equipment gives the students the practical knowledge needed to become a Telecommunications professional.
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