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Environmental & Applied Technology

Computer Support Technician Certificate of Specialization

These certificates offer specific training for either entry-level positions or to augment related programs such as Network Administration, Web Development, Business Office Technology or Graphic Design. The certificates are designed to demonstrate a relatively narrow expertise or skill area that may be used to attain a computer industry “niche” job.

Students who complete the requirements below qualify for a certificate in that area of emphasis. An official request must be filed with the Admissions and Records Office prior to the deadline as stated in the Academic Calendar.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be able to:

  • Describe and demonstrate the ability to install, configure, upgrade, diagnose and troubleshoot a personal computer and its associated networking hardware and system software.

Certificate Requirements

CIS-120Computer Maintenance and A+ Certification3
CIS-121Network Cabling Systems3
CIS-125Network+ Certification3
CIS-190Windows Operating System3
CIS-191Linux Operating System3
Total Units15