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Today, computers are used at home, at work, at school, on our mobile phones and nearly everywhere else in one form or another. They’ve become indispensable parts of everyday life. This explosive growth has created a high demand for skilled technicians.
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
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In recent years, technology has rapidly expanded into all aspects of everyday life. This explosive growth has created a demand for skilled technicians to maintain networks, to support users in everyday computing tasks, to design, maintain and implement new systems and more.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, computer and information technology fields are projected to grow by 12 percent nationally through 2024, which is faster than the average for all occupations. This growth is partly due to an increased emphasis on cloud computing and big data, along with the introduction of more internet-connected devices.
Today, computers are used at home, at work, at school, on our mobile phones and nearly everywhere else in one form or another. They’ve become indispensable parts of everyday life. And in this rapidly-changing field, it’s important to have a wide -ranging skill set. Our graduates find work as programmers, help desk technicians, network technicians and more.
Computer User Support Specialists
Salary and career information from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
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Computer Technology students will explore many different topics relating to computers, including computer maintenance, local and wide area networks, as well as popular programming languages.
Students acquire hands-on experience in using several programming languages and learn core internet concepts. In this balanced program, students also study the challenges of online business operations and the underlying issues that determine how e-commerce opportunities can be successfully implemented.
The program offers concentrations in Cybersecurity, Network and Programming.
The PC Technician certificate will prepare the student for an entry-level job in computer maintenance and network support. Students will also learn the objectives for several national certifications including A+, Network+ and Microsoft.