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Catalog 2013-2014 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

A+ Skills Training Letter of Recognition


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No. of Credits: 9
Contact: J. Fehr, Interim Chair, Business and Technology Division; R. Jenkins, Program Coordinator

This coursework prepares students for employment as entry-level computer support specialists. Students develop skills in information technology including an understanding of the principles of operating systems and the ability to service and support personal computers.

The coursework covers the material necessary to prepare for CompTIA’s A+ certification exams. Upon successful completion of the national exams, students will become A+ Certified Technicians. The A+ certification is an industry-wide, nationally recognized standard of basic competency levels in the field of computer service.

The maximum number of credits accepted in transfer from other institutions to this program is 6.

Required Courses and Recommended Sequence:


The following is a recommended sequence of courses for completing this program. College Prep and prerequisite course requirements, credit load, and/or course availability may affect a student’s individual progress. Course availability within the program sequences is specifically intended for full-time students who begin their course work with the fall semester. Students should always consult their online program evaluation or an academic advisor to better understand typical course availability and individual program planning.
 

Notes:


* Courses requiring a prerequisite

** Program option

*** special criteria for required general education courses

**** Pending MHEC approval

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