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PC Maintenance Specialist

The Computer Information System PC Maintenance Degree & Diploma programs are a sequence of courses designed to provide students with an understanding of the concepts, principles, and techniques required in computer information processing. Program graduates are to be competent in the technical areas of computer terminology and concepts, program design and development, and computer networking. Degree graduates are also competent in general areas of humanities or fine arts, social or behavioral sciences, and natural sciences or mathematics. Program graduates receive a Computer Information Systems - PC Maintenance Specialist degree or diploma and are qualified for employment as PC Maintenance Specialist.


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PC Maintenance Specialist Degree (60 hrs)
core courses
Area I Language Arts/Communications
ENGL 1101 Composition and Rhetoric
3
Area II Social/Behavior Sciences
XXXX xxxx Social/Behavior Science course
3
Area III Natural Sciences/Mathematics
MATH 1111 College Algebra
3
Area IV Humanities/Fine Arts
XXXX xxxx Humanities/Fine Arts course
3
Program-Specific Electives
An additional 3 cr. must be taken from Area I, II, III, or IV
3
Contact program advisor for program-specific courses.
 
PC Maintenance Specialist
occupational courses
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers
3
CIST 1001 Computer Concepts
4
CIST 1130 Operating Systems Concepts
3
CIST 1305 Program Design and Development
3
CIST 2120 Using Application Software
4
CIST 1141 Network+ Preparation
4
CIST 2130 Desktop Support Concepts
2
CIST 1121 Microcomputer Troubleshooting
4
CIST 2122 A+ Preparation
3
CIST 1122 Hardware Install&Maintenance
4
Select one of three courses below for Introductory-Level Networking Class for a min. of 4 cr.:
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CIST 1401 Computer Networking Fundament
4
CIST 2441 Network Home & Small Business
4
CIST 2451 Cisco Network Fundamentals
4
Select one of two courses below for MS Class for a min. of 4 cr.:
CIST 2411 Microsoft Client
4
CIST 2412 Microsoft Server Directory Services
4
 


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PC Maintenance Specialist Diploma (50 hrs)
core courses
ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I
3
MATH 1013 Algebraic Concepts
3
EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development
2
 
PC Maintenance Specialist
occupational courses
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers
3
CIST 1001 Computer Concepts
4
CIST 1130 Operating Systems Concepts
3
CIST 1305 Program Design and Development
3
CIST 2120 Using Application Software
4
CIST 1141 Network+ Preparation
4
CIST 2130 Desktop Support Concepts
2
CIST 1121 Microcomputer Troubleshooting
4
CIST 2122 A+ Preparation
3
CIST 1122 Hardware Install&Maintenance
4
Select one of three courses below for Introductory-Level Networking Class for a min. of 4 cr.:
CIST 1401 Computer Networking Fundament
4
CIST 2441 Network Home & Small Business
4
CIST 2451 Cisco Network Fundamentals
4
Select one of two courses below for MS Class for a min. of 4 cr.:
CIST 2411 Microsoft Client
4
CIST 2412 Microsoft Server Directory Services
4
 


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Help Desk Specialist: HD41
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers
3
CIST 1001 Computer Concepts
4
CIST 1122 Hardware Install&Maintenance
4
CIST 1130 Operating Systems Concepts
3
CIS Elective (select one of preferred electives from list below) for a min. 4 cr.:
CIST 2127 Comprehensive Wordprocessing Techniques
4
CIST 2128 Comp Spreadsheet Tech
3
CIST 2129 Comp Database Techniques
3
Select one of three courses below for Introductory-Level Networking Class for a min. of 4 cr.:
CIST 1401 Computer Networking Fundament
4
CIST 2441 Network Home & Small Business
4
CIST 2451 Cisco Network Fundamentals
4
 
Computer Hardware & Networking Technician: CHA1
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers
3
CIST 1001 Computer Concepts
4
CIST 1122 Hardware Install&Maintenance
4
CIST 1130 Operating Systems Concepts
3
CIST 1401 Computer Networking Fundament
4
CIST 1121 Microcomputer Troubleshooting
4
CIST 2122 A+ Preparation
3
CIST 2411 Microsoft Client
4
Contact program advisor for a list of approved credits for min. 4 cr.:
CIST xxxx CIS Elective
3
 
COMP TIAA+ Certified Technician Preparation: CA71
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers
3
CIST 1001 Computer Concepts
4
CIST 1122 Hardware Install&Maintenance
4
CIST 1130 Operating Systems Concepts
3
CIST xxxx CIS Elective
3
Preferred Elective CIST 2122
 




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Program Admission Information

High school diploma or GED Required for admission.

COMPASS SCORES
Min. Scores
Writing
Reading
Pre-Algebra
Algebra
Degree
62
81
N/A
37
Diploma
32
70
26
28