Department of Computer Systems Technology

The Department of Computer Systems Technology (CST) prepares students to pursue technical, as well as technical management careers in all employment sectors. The program emphasizes acquisition of sound theoretical studies, as well as intensive hands-on experiences in the area of electronics technology. The CST department emphasizes development of real world competencies demanded by employers. Students receive thorough grounding in electronics; digital and microprocessor systems; computer technologies, including hardware, software and computer networking; communication systems; power distribution; and automation and control systems. Additional emphasis is placed on courses in business management, statistical process control, humanities, computer programming, safety and project management, and manufacturing processes to provide students the background they need in the economic and managerial aspects of the business enterprise.

After graduation, our students are prepared to manage projects and/or people in the corporate sector, software companies, telecommunications, broadcast and Internet companies. Companies that hire our graduates include: AT&T, Ford Motor Company, IBM, Northrop Grumman, Rockwell Collins, just to name a few

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N.C. A&T Board of Trustees to Meet Nov. 16-17

The N.C. A&T State University Board of Trustees will hold scheduled meetings, Thursday and Friday, Nov. 16-17, 2017.

MEAC announces A&T as its Celebration Bowl representative

The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference announced Monday night that the N.C. A&T football team will represent the conference in the 2017 Celebration Bowl to be played noon in Atlanta on Dec. 16 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

N.C. A&T Student Named Frederick Douglas Global Fellow; Will Study in South Africa

Joshua Blackwell, a sophomore Industrial and Systems Engineering student at N.C. A&T State University, was named Thursday as one of 10 students chosen nationally for the Frederick Douglass Global Fellowship (FDGF) Program.