Engineering Technology: Data Center Operations, C.S.C.

Career Studies Certificate
Campuses: Loudoun

This program is designed to prepare students for entry-level employment in data centers or companies that support data center function as a technician, operator and/or technologist. Coursework will prepare students to earn the DICSI Installer 2 (Fiber Optic) and OSHA 10 industry credentials.

Recommended prerequisites: There are no required prerequisites for this certificate. It is recommended that the student possess a proficiency in high school English, high school algebra and geometry, and possess the ability to utilize hand tools and instrumentation.

Course Curriculum

Below is a table that shows the courses needed to satisfy this program. Please speak with an advisor to ensure you meet your program requirements.

One Year Credits
1st Semester
CAD 175 Schematics and Mechanical Diagrams 2
ELE 150 A.C. and D.C. Circuit Fundamentals 3
IND 137 Team Concepts in Problem Solving 3
MTH 111 Basic Technical Mathematics OR Higher 3
SAF 130 Industrial Safety OSHA 10 1
Choose One
SDV 100 College Success Skills 1
SDV 101 Orientation to (a Specific Discipline)
Total 13
2nd Semester
ELE 146 Electric Motor Control 4
ELE 148 Power Distribution Systems 3
ELE 250 Fiber Optic Technology 3
ENE 195 Topics in: Introduction to Data Center Operations 3
Total 13
Total credits for the Career Studies Certificate = 26
One Year Credits
1st Semester
Schematics and Mechanical Diagrams
CAD
175
2
ELE
150
3
IND
137
3
Basic Technical Mathematics OR Higher
MTH
111
3
Industrial Safety OSHA 10
SAF
130
1
Choose One
SDV
100
1
Orientation to (a Specific Discipline)
SDV
101
Total 13
2nd Semester
Electric Motor Control
ELE
146
4
Power Distribution Systems
ELE
148
3
Fiber Optic Technology
ELE
250
3
Topics in: Introduction to Data Center Operations
ENE
195
3
Total 13
Total credits for the Career Studies Certificate = 26