Nov 17, 2018  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Service Technology Certificate


Certificate | COMP.SERV.CT
www.pgcc.edu/programs_and_courses/program_detail.aspx?programid=6442462357
Visit Center for Advanced Technology, Room 129 or call 301-546-0752 for your faculty advisor

Program Description


This program prepares students for computer support careers. It also prepares students for the CompTIA A+ computer support certification, the CompTIA Network+ certification, and the CompTIA Security+ certification. All courses in this program can be used in the Computer Engineering Technology A.A.S. degree and the Information Technology A.A.S. degree.

Graduates of the Computer Service Technology Certificate will be able to:

  • Use operating systems, word processors, spreadsheets, and Web browsers to solve technical problems and present the solutions
  • Upgrade and repair personal computers
  • Design, build, and manage local area networks using basic telecommunications systems and protocols
  • Apply information security methods to protect information and programs stored on a computer

Sequence of Study - Computer Service Technology Certificate


Below are the required courses for your program arranged in a suggested sequence. Please note that the sequence does not include developmental coursework. See Academic Preparation  for the developmental course sequence if applicable to you.

Total: 6 Credits


Total: 10 Credits


3rd Semester


Total: 8-9 Credits


Program Total: 24-25 Credits