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Broadband Technologies

32-451-1 Technical Diploma (two-year)
Campus: Rice Lake
Financial Aid Eligible

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The Broadband Technologies program prepares students for occupations in four distinct areas of the telecommunications industry--telephony, cable television, computer information systems, and wireless communications. Students will become knowledgeable in all four merging technologies. They will be trained on the installation and maintenance of business and residential electronic equipment; on coaxial, twisted pair, and fiber optic cable systems; and on wireless technologies. Students will develop hands-on skills, computer skills, and also interpersonal relations skills. Specific areas of interest can be selected according to the student's career choice.

Special Features

This program is unique in the state.

WITC is an ETA-I (Electronics Technicians Association, International) approved training provider for the following certifications:

Career Pathway Options

Career Pathways connect progressive levels of coursework to allow students to build upon their education. Each step in the pathway connects with employment options and provides the opportunity for advancement to higher levels. The Broadband Technologies program includes the following pathway options:

Admission Requirements

Students in this program must:

Program Outcomes

Employers will expect the Broadband Technologies graduate to be able to:

Program Costs

The estimated total program cost for the two-year Broadband Technologies program is $10,399 (does not include books, tools, supplies, or uniforms). This program is eligible for financial aid. View more information on program and costs.