According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics computer support technician jobs will grow 17 percent between 2012-2022
Three quarters, 32 credits
Are you interested in technology? Do you want to work in software, business, finance, government, education, health care, or non-profits? Our Computer Support Technician Certificate Program is designed to prepare you for entry-level employment in the Information Technology industry.
Our Program Includes:
- Learning about a computer’s hardware including desktops, laptops, mobile devices, and tablets for Windows, Mac iOS, and Android operating systems.
- Exploring wired and wireless networking technologies.
- Maintaining accurate records of software licenses.
- Learning how to ship and track.
- Troubleshooting, repairing, and upgrading computers.
- Networking and supporting Windows Active Directory domains.
- Performing routine maintenance configuring computers, printers, and fax machines.
- Communicating with software and hardware providers.
GE Data: Gainful Employment
No prior experience with computers is necessary. You must meet the Assessment Test requirements for admissions.
By the completion of the program you will be prepared to take the CompTIA A+ exams and certification, which is the industry standard for a Computer Support Technician Certificate.
Program credits can be transferred to the Information Technology Certificate or AAS Degree programs at Seattle Central College.