Computer Support Specialist, AAS

Degree

Program Description: The Computer Information Systems – Computer Support Specialist program is a sequence of courses designed to provide students with an understanding of the concepts, principles, and techniques required in computer information processing. Graduates are to be competent in the general areas of humanities or fine arts, social or behavioral sciences, and natural sciences or mathematics, as well as in the technical areas of computer terminology and concepts, program design and development, database management, and computer networking. Program graduates are qualified for employment as computer support specialist.

Length of Program: Five (5) Semesters

Locations offered:
Moultrie
Thomasville
Tifton

Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will design and configure a new desktop computer.
• Students will install and configure an operating system.

Cost of Program: Click Here.

Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admissions criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.

Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Program Final Exit Point: Computer Support Specialist, Associate of Applied Science.

Credits Required for Graduation: 65 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation

Curriculum Credits

1: General Education Courses

15

Area I: Language Arts/Communication (3 Hours) 3
ENGL 1101 Composition and Rhetoric 3
Area II: Social/Behavioral Sciences (3 Hours) 3
Area III: Natural Sciences/Mathematics (3 Hours)
One Mathematics Course (3 Hours) 3
Area IV: Humanities/Fine Arts (3 Hours) 3
and one additional course from Area I, II, III or IV (3 Hours)(as approved by program advisor) 3

2: Institutional Credit

3

COLL 1500 Student Success 3

3: Occupational Courses

39

COMP 1000 Intro to Computer Literacy 3
CIST 1001 Computer Concepts 4
CIST 1122 Hardware Install&Maintenance 4
CIST 1305 Program Design and Development 3
CIST 1601 Information Security Fund 3
CIST 2921 IT Analysis Design&Proj Manage 4
CIST DB ELEC-DB CIST DB 4
CIST-PROD Elective-PROD CIST PROD 3
CIST Elective ELEC-CIST 4
CIST-OS Elective ELEC-OS 3
and one of the following (4 Hours) 4
CIST 1401 Computer Networking Fundament 4
CIST 2451 Introduction to Networks-CISCO 4

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Notice and Responsibilities Regarding this Catalog

The information in this College Catalog and Student Handbook accurately reflects current policies and procedures at the time of publication. Students are admitted to the College under and are subject to the provisions of the SRTC Catalog and Student Handbooks for the term they initially enroll. Students in all programs are admitted under and are subject to the provisions of the College Catalog and Student Handbook and applicable addendums for the term they are admitted to the program at Southern Regional Technical College. If for any reason, a break in enrollment occurs, students must reapply and satisfy the College Catalog and Student Handbook requirements for the term of their re-entry to any program. The provisions of this catalog are not to be regarded as an irrevocable contract between Southern Regional Technical College and the student. The College reserves the right to change any provision or requirement at any time.

Southern Regional Technical College. (2017). 2017-2018 College Catalog and Student Handbook

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