Computer Systems & Information Technology

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Computer Systems & Information Technology  

Program Length: 900 hours
36 weeks
Program Number: Y100200 

The purpose of the Computer Systems & Information Technology is to prepare students for the CompTIA A+, Network+, and Security+ exams, while at the same time instilling the work habits and ethical standards that will allow them to excel in the job market.

Information Technology Students
Information Technology Classroom

The CompTIA A+ certification is the starting point for a career in IT. The exams cover maintenance of PCs, mobile devices, laptops, operating systems and printers. This is the foundational level information for a career in computers and information technology.

The CompTIA Network+ certification is the next step on the path to a career in Computer Systems & Information Technology. The exam covers network technologies, installation and configuration, media and topologies, management, and security.

 

CompTIA Security+ is an international, vendor-neutral certification that demonstrates competency in: network security; compliance and operational security; threats and vulnerabilities; application, data and host security; access control and identity management; and cryptography.

Information Technology Classroom Second Photo

 

Program Structure

This program is a planned sequence of instruction consisting of four occupational completion points (OCPs).           

Course #

Course Description

Hours

OCP

CTS0082

Computer Systems Technician

300 hours

A

CTS0083

Computer Network Technician

150 hours

B

CTS0084

Computer Networking Specialist

150 hours

C

CTS0069

Computer Security Technician

300 hours

D

 

 TOTAL HOURS

900

 

 

Admission Requirements

Age: 16 years or older

 

Basic Skills: Unless exempt, students' competency in reading, math, and language are assessed within six (6) weeks of program entry using the TABE.

 

 

Council on Occupational Education (COE) Rates

Program Placement Rate: 83%

 

 

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