2023 - 2024 Catalog
Program: Computer Information Technology (PC Support Awards)
Title: Information Systems Administration Foundations Certificate
(Level 1 Certificate)
- Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
- Complete at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by Dallas College.
Degree Plan Code: C1.CIT.IS.ADM.FND
This level-one certificate is designed to provide the student with the foundation skills in information technology systems necessary to obtain employment in Computer User/Help Desk Support. Students will acquire hands-on learning experience and troubleshooting skills to serve as Information Technology support professionals.
This award also provides training for a variety of industry-recognized certifications valuable to have in a competitive marketplace. Credit may be earned, and course substitutions are permitted for candidates who have acquired certifications such as: Network+, Google IT Professional Certificate, and any other certifications related to courses listed in the degree.
|Computer Applications 1
|Google IT Support Professional
|Personal Computer Help Desk Support
|Fundamentals of Networking Technologies
|Application Software Problem Solving
|Practicum (or Field Experience) - Computer and Information Sciences, General OR
|Project Management Software
|Minimum Hours Required
NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.