Online Telecommunications Schools Near You or Related Programs

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Telecommunications Schools Near You

In today’s expanding world, communication no longer happens only in pen-and-paper form. The most common means of communication are all electronic; voice, video and Internet communication have become standard. Society depends on the contact we have with others over telephone and videophone systems, the news and entertainment we receive from cable television, and the multimedia services of the Internet. If you enjoy learning about and updating these technologies, then a career in telecommunications could be for you.

Career Opportunities
The telecommunications industry offers many prospects for employment. Opportunities are great in a wide variety of companies that design, produce, and improve hardware and software; repair problems; and assist in customer service. Possible career titles include network and computer systems administrator, line installer and repairer, computer systems analyst, telecommunications equipment installer and repairer, and more.

Salary Range
Due to the rapid development of new technologies, the telecommunications industry is constantly changing. However, telecommunications salaries are relatively stable because about a quarter of all workers in the industry belong to a union. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, telecommunications workers can earn anywhere from $23,000 to $67,200.

The telecommunications industry is expected to grow faster than average. Higher demand for digital cable and high-speed Internet is expected, both in previously unserviced areas and areas needing upgrading. Additionally, the telecommunications industry is becoming more competitive, creating more career opportunities and more work as each company advances its technologies.

Telecommunications Degrees and Schools
Because telecommunications technologies are constantly advancing, employers are looking for candidates with telecommunication training and degrees. While on-the-job training can suffice for entry-level positions, a degree from one of the nation’s telecommunication schools can put you in the best position to advance your career and expand your earning potential.

Some schools offer online telecommunications degree programs, which are a good option for busy people who want to begin a new career in this exciting industry. Decide whether an online or traditional program would be best for you, and take the first step toward a telecommunications career by searching for a school today!

Most Popular Telecommunications Schools

Lehigh University
Memorial Dr W
Bethlehem, PA 18015

Saint Joseph's University
5600 City Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19131

Pittsburg State University
1701 South Broadway Street
Pittsburg, KS 66762

Albright College

Oklahoma State University
219 Student Union
Stillwater, OK 74048

Lycoming College
700 College Place
Williamsport, PA 17701

Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532

California State University East Bay
25800 Carlos Bee Boulevard
Hayward, CA 94542