IT & Computing
- ABOUT COLLEGE
The Advanced Diploma of IT & Computing is a unique program that will prepare you for a well-paying career in the IT sector. Focusing on emerging tools and technologies, and offering hands-on work on real industry projects, you’ll be equipped for exciting and evolving tech careers across this growing industry.
This 60-credit diploma program provides graduates with diverse computing knowledge to meet the computer and information system needs of organizations of all sizes.
Course duration: The 60-credit Advanced Diploma of IT & Computing is a full-time course that is delivered in 4 semesters that include 2400 equivalent instructional hours.
Program Core Units:
Introduction to Computing
Fundamentals of Information Technology
Computer Concepts and Applications
Introduction to Operating Systems
Introduction to Linux
Introduction to Networking
Introduction to Programming
Programming in C
Data Science Ethics
Building Web Applications in PHP
Programming in C++
Programming in Python
Programming in Java
Data Structures and Algorithms
Network and System Security
Systems Analysis and Design
Current Trends in Computer Science & IT
Certifications: Our Advanced Diploma in IT & Computing programs address multiple certification options for students upon graduation.
- Secondary School Diploma or equivalent, or a mature applicant
- English: Grade 12 - C, or equivalent course
- Mathematics: Grade 12 - C, or equivalent course
Required Minimum Scores
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
80 (20L, W, S, R) iBT (Internet-based TOEFL) or 550 Paper-based
IELTS -Academic Module
6 – Overall with no Band below 5.5
58 - Overall Minimum Score (49L, W, S, R)
FCE (Cambridge English First)
174 - Cambridge English Scale or FCE B
CAE (Cambridge English: Advanced)
180 - Cambridge English Scale or CAE C
CPE (Cambridge English Proficiency)
200 - Cambridge English Scale or CPE C
CAEL (Canadian Academic English Language)
60 - Overall score with no band below 50
On behalf of Aspire College, it is my sincere privilege to welcome all future students to our world leading Canadian multi-pathway programs.
Aspire College is based in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada’s fastest growing urban cities located in the maritime provinces.
Our college works in partnership with industry and the greater community to offer relevant, cutting-edge learning programs, leading our graduates to better career opportunities in Canada and around the world. Backed by decades of expertise and experience, we provide a transformative learning experience that connects students to the skills they need, the mindset to succeed, and the confidence to thrive.
Our diploma programs are also recognized by universities both domestically and globally. This allows our graduates to earn credit (advanced standing) towards a related university degree, giving students the benefit of choice in Canada’s most effective multi-pathway programs.
VISION and MISSION
Our vision for Aspire College is to be the leading provider of professional business courses, leading to better career opportunities in Canada and abroad. Our vision is also to be a college of choice for students seeking an affective pathway to completing a university degree at a local university.
Our daily mission is to empower our students to fulfill their academic and professional goals in a college that is diverse, innovative, welcoming and inclusive for all students, faculty and staff.