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Program Overview

The Computer Information Technology Curriculum is designed to prepare graduates for employment with organizations that use computers to process, manage, and communicate information. This is a flexible curriculum that can be customized to meet community information systems needs.

Course work will develop a student’s ability to communicate complex technical issues related to computer hardware, software, and networks in a manner that computer users can understand. Classes cover computer operations and terminology, operating systems, database, networking, security, and technical support.

Graduates should qualify for employment in entry-level positions with businesses, educational systems, and governmental agencies which rely on computer systems to manage information. Graduates should be prepared to sit for industry recognized certification exams.

Program Contacts:

Kim White

Lead Instructor - Information Technology

Certificate Curriculum

Fall Semester

CTI-120 Network and Security Foundation 3
NET-125 Introduction to Networks 3
SEC-110 Security Concepts 3

Spring Semester

NET-126 Routing Basics 3
NOS-110 Operating Systems Concepts 3
SEC-175 Perimeter Defense 3

Total credits needed to graduate: 18 Hours

This certificate is offered to high school students through the Career and College Promise program (C25590BX).

Skills Training Courses

Courses

Learning Outcomes

  • Able to install, configure and troubleshoot computer and network operating systems, with an emphasis on command-line skills;
  • Able to design and implement local area computer networks using the most common components, and configure the networks for proper routing of data;
  • Able to apply basic security settings to personal computers.

Program Costs

Certificate In-State Out-of-State
Tuition and Fees $1,462.50 $4,918.50
Books and Supplies $518.25 $518.25
Total Cost $1,980.75 $5,436.75

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