Computer Technician Apprentice Skills Certificate

Division: Business and Computer Information Systems


The Computer Technician Apprentice Skills Certificate is designed to provide students with the fundamentals of operating systems, networks and the certification process. This certificate will prepare students who intend to pursue employment in entry-level network administration or computer technical support positions. This certificate requires 13 units of required courses. A grade of C or better is required in each course taken.

Required Courses (13 units):
CIS 107 F Introduction to Operating Systems3
CIS 180 F Introduction to Networking Concepts4
CIS 181 F Computer Certification Preparation3
CIS 281 F Introduction to Networking Hardware3
Total Units13

Outcome 1: Use a working vocabulary of networking and operating systems terminology.

Outcome 2: Operate, install, manage and troubleshoot major server operating systems.

Outcome 3: Evaluate the computer network needs of an organization.