May 25, 2020
This certificate may be completed in one year. Main responsibilities include troubleshooting a computer for problems and finding the quickest best solutions to fix them.
With this award, you may seek jobs such as:
Computer User Support Specialists.
Computer Programmer A.A.S.
Computer Support Specialist, A.A.S.
Information Assurance and Cybersecurity, A.A.S
Network Administrator, A.A.S.
Computer Programming Intermediate Level 2 Certificate
Cisco Certified Network Associate Level 1 Certificate
Computer Programming Basics Level 1 Certificate
Computer Forensics Level 1 Certificate
Information Assurance & Cybersecurity Level 1 Certificate
Personal Computer Skills Level 1 Certificate
A+ Certificate Preparation Occupational Skills Award
Total Credit Hours Required: 25
*** denotes Milestone course(s).
A milestone course is a course that is critical for success in this program.
# Course not offered at Palo Alto College
* Capstone Course
CIP Code: 11.0101
Major Code: COSP
Additional Program Information
This certificate may be completed in one year. Main responsibilities include troubleshooting a computer for problems and finding the quickest best solutions to fix them. They support computer hardware and software issues, network problems, and protection from viruses and malware. This degree will help you prepare for industry certifications such as CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+, CompTIA Linux+ and Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist. ITSY 1342 in this degree has been approved by National Security Agency, NSA certification (applies to SPC only).
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2. On-time graduation rates
3. Cost of the program to include books and fees
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5. Median loan debt incurred by students who have completed the program
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Gainful Employment Information for Computer Support Specialist, Level 1 Certificate.