Degree Plans - Computer Information Technology (PC Support Awards) - Personal Computer Specialist Certificate
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(Level II Certificate)
Offered by all colleges
- Students pursuing this award program are required to meet Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards and course prerequisites.
- Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.
Degree Plan Code: C2.CIT.PC.SPEC.16
This certificate option is designed to provide in-depth training in suite package software, operating systems, hardware, networking, and Internet/web page development. The graduate will be qualified for a variety of entry-level positions in a PC-oriented environment.
|ITSC 1401||Introduction to Computers OR||4|
|BCIS 1405||Business Computer Applications OR||(4)|
|COSC 1401||Introduction to Computing||(4)|
|ITNW 1425||Fundamentals of Networking Technologies||4|
|ITSW 1401||Introduction to Word Processing||4|
|ENGL 1301||Composition I||3|
|ITSE 1429||Programming Logic and Design OR||4|
|ITSC 1415||Project Management Software||(4)|
|ITSC 1405||Introduction to PC Operating Systems||4|
|ITSC 1425||Personal Computer Hardware||4|
|ITSW 1404||Introduction to Spreadsheets||4|
|ITSW 1407||Introduction to Database||4|
|ITSW 1410||Introduction to Presentation Graphics Software||4|
|ITSC 2439||Personal Computer Help Desk Support||4|
|Elective||Any CPMT, GAME, IMED, INEW, ITCC, ITMT, ITNW, ITSC, ITSE, ITSW, or ITSY course||3-4|
|Minimum Hours Required||49-50|
+SPCH Elective - must be selected from the following:
|SPCH 1311||Introduction to Speech Communication||3|
|SPCH 1315||Public Speaking||3|
|SPCH 1321||Business and Professional Communication||3|
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.