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Associate of Science in Networking and Digital Technology

 Associate of Science in Networking and Digital Technology
The Associate of Science Degree in Networking and Digital Technology program provides numerous benefits to students, and St. Maarten's economy as a whole. In today's technologically advanced world, IT and networking have become critical components of almost every industry. A well-designed IT and networking program can assist students in gaining the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in this dynamic field.

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Why Choose USM's Networking and Digital Technology Program?

In today's world, technology has become an organization's currency, allowing them to streamline processes, enhance networking capabilities, improve marketing strategies, maintain websites manage PC systems, understand programming concepts, ensure network security, and explore into ethical hacking practices. Our program has been specifically tailored to provide students with in-depth knowledge and practical skills in these critical areas.

Key Program Features:

Modern Technological Devices Network Understanding: Our curriculum ensures that students gain a thorough understanding of modern technological devices and networks, allowing them to navigate and benefit from the most recent advancements in the field.

Comprehensive Course Content: The course content has been carefully designed to cover a wide range of topics, including software applications, database concepts, networking principles, and more. Students will develop a comprehensive understanding of IT fundamentals, preparing them for a variety of roles in the industry.

Hands-On Learning: We believe in experiential learning, so our program includes hands-on projects, lab sessions, and real-world simulations to give students practical experience. This approach enables students to apply theoretical knowledge to real-world scenarios, improving their problem-solving and critical thinking abilities.

Industry-Relevant Skills: Our curriculum is developed in collaboration with industry experts to ensure that students learn skills that are both relevant and in demand in the job market. From network administration to cybersecurity, our program prepares students for a variety of careers in the rapidly changing IT industry.

For More Information
Persons interested in applying to the program should consult with the Admissions office at the University of St. Martin. Depending on the information you are seeking, you may need to schedule an appointment with the Division Head or the Dean of Academic Affairs.

Tuition and Fees

— Application Fee: $25.00
— Tuition Cost Per Credit: $157.00 or $190.00
— Registration Fee (per semester): $15.00
— General Fee (per semester): $100.00


— Program Length: Two (2) years
— Class Schedule: day or evening hours
— Financial Aid: Yes

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Admission Procedure

1 — Complete the application form ($25.00 non-refundable application fee)
2 — Submit the required documents (see admission requirements).
3 — Submit your final application before the deadline.
4 — Meet all USM’s acceptance criteria (additional requirements not listed here may be necessary for admittance to this program).
5 — Sit for the placement exams.
6 — Meet with your division head/coordinator before registering for classes.
7 — Start your classes!

Admission Requirements

— Original high school diploma
— Original high school transcripts (must be sealed and stamped)
— Exam results (CXC, HAVO, PreUSM, GED, BAC, if applicable)
— Two passport pictures
— A personal essay
— Copy of passport (verified at USM)
— Proof of residency/registration form
— Affidavit of financial support (forms are available at USM)
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Admission deadlines:
 April 08
For summer (June) semsester.
 July 09
For Fall (August) semsester.
 November 09
For spring (January) semsester.

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