Degree Plans - Computer Information Technology (PC Support Awards) - Personal Computer User Certificate
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(Level I Certificate)
Offered at all colleges
- Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet 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: C1.CIT.PC.USER.16
This certificate option is designed to provide training for those wishing to have a basic understanding of word processing, spreadsheets, database, presentation graphics, and PC operating systems. The graduate will be qualified to use software applications at a level required for appropriate certification.
|ITSC 1401||Introduction to Computers OR||4|
|BCIS 1405||Business Computer Applications OR||(4)|
|COSC 1401||Introduction to Computing||(4)|
|ITSW 1401||Introduction to Word Processing OR||4|
|ITSC 2421||Integrated Software Applications II OR||(4)|
|POFI 2440||Advanced Word Processing||(4)|
|ITSW 1404||Introduction to Spreadsheets OR||4|
|ITSW 2434||Advanced Spreadsheets||(4)|
|ITSW 1407||Introduction to Database OR||4|
|ITSW 2437||Advanced Database||(4)|
|ITSW 1410||Introduction to Presentation Graphics Software OR||4|
|ITSC 2431||Integrated Software Applications III||(4)|
|Minimum Hours Required||20|
The Personal Computer User Certificate will help to prepare students for individual Microsoft Office certifications exams.
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.