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Convergence Technologies

Quick Facts

  • Program: Information Technology
  • Pathway: STEM
  • Campus: Northeast

As technology changes, different systems evolve and can end up performing similar tasks. That's Convergence Technology. Computer professionals need specialized training to handle the merged activities, products, and services.

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Job Titles & Career Info

Our Program

Why choose Convergence Technologies?

Prepare for what you will do at work

  • Configure network hubs, routers & switches
  • Perform data backups & prepare disaster recovery procedures
  • Monitor network capacity & performance
  • Conduct regular system maintenance & testing
  • Maintain & update system documentation

Marketable skills you will learn

  • Critical thinking
  • Reasoning
  • Communication
  • Personal & social responsibility
  • Teamwork
  • Computer literacy

Before you enroll, think about:

  • Many of our courses will prepare you, but you are responsible for earning industry certifications.
  • Being a lifelong learner will help you advance in your career because you will always need to keep up-to-date on convergence technologies & be able to apply new knowledge to your work.
  • An important part of your work will be understanding how systems work & visualizing how changes will affect those systems.
  • 3 skills or work style traits that will help you succeed in this field:
    • Innovation
    • Problem-solving skills
    • Analytical thinking

Need a boost to get ready for college?

Talk to your advisor about Developmental Studies if your TSI scores say you need some help in math or reading and writing.

Degrees & Certificates

Degrees

Certificates

Level 1

Occupational Skills Award

Non-Credit Programs

How Much Time & Money to Finish?

Degree or Certificate Program Title Hours Total Tuition & Fees
AAS Convergence Technologies - Cloud Technology 60 $3,840
CRT1 Advanced Convergent Technologies 19 $1,216
CRT1 Convergence Cloud Technologies 32 $2,048
OSA Convergence Technologies 10 $640

Notes:

  • Tuition is based on in-state, in-county rates.
  • Totals do not include textbooks and other materials.

Non-Credit Programs

Time commitments and fees vary depending on the course.

Earn More Choices & More Money

Transfer to a college or university to continue your studies. Earning a bachelor’s degree opens the door to promotion opportunities.

Next steps

Start on Your Pathway!

Contact

Northeast Campus

Betty Dalton
Department Co-Chair

Call 817-515-6514

Email betty.dalton@tccd.edu

Northeast Campus

Carol Merchant
Department Co-Chair

Call 817-515-6660

Email carol.merchant@tccd.edu

Updated September 07, 2021