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2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Service Technology Certificate

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Certificate | COMP.SERV.CT | CIP Code: 15.1202
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.

Program Outcomes

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.

Required Courses (in expected order)

Program Total: 23 Credits

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