Communication Technology Technician

Communication Technology/Technician Studies is a program that generally prepares individuals to function as workers and managers within communications industries.

Communication Technology/Technician Studies majors and degree programs will cover courses in business economics; basic management; principles of interpersonal and mediated communications; radio, television, and digital media production; and related aspects of technology and communications systems.

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Search for schools that offer a major in Communication Technology/Technician (use the College Search feature and enter "communications technology" in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.

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What can you do with a major/degree in Communication Technology/Technician Studies?

A major/degree in this field will provide the foundation for a job in communications on the technical side of this career sector.  You may find opportunities in such areas as telecommunications and computer support performing such duties as testing to diagnose problems, installation, and maintenance of communications systems.

Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Communication Technology/Technician Studies:

Professional associations are groups of professionals dedicated to topics in specific fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.

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