For students who have industry background or knowledge, the A+ Prep Certificate offer preparation for the CompTIA A+ Certified Technician exams. These two exams comprise the CompTIA A+ Certified Technician certification. This vendor-neutral certification demonstrates competencies in the areas of installation, preventative maintenance, networking security, and troubleshooting. It demonstrates foundation-level knowledge and skills necessary for a career in PC support. Employment opportunities with this certificate include enterprise technician, field service technician and PC technician. Students who feel they may have sufficient background or knowledge to be successful in one of these abbreviated programs are strongly encouraged to contact one of the program instructors prior to enrolling, to discuss the prior skill sets.
NOTE: This program is not financial aid eligible.
Course (Credit Hours):
ITS 112 Operating Systems (3)
ITS 116 Computer Hardware (3)
ITS 216 Advanced PC Hardware/A+ Prep (3)
NETW 120 Basic Computer Networks (3)
Minimum total hours required for degree: 12