Computer Systems and Information Technology
Length 900 hours Admissions Contact Jaclyn Cappello | firstname.lastname@example.org Course InformationRobert Cotton | email@example.com Flyer DOWNLOAD Program Costs Download
Mission: The mission of this program is to prepare students for employment or advanced training in a variety of occupations in the information technology industry.
This program prepares the student for the following credentialing exams:
Program Y100200 consists of a planned sequence of courses, the first of which is offered on the CLW-Intermediate campus in room 12-2; the remainder of the program will be completed on the main campus at PTC-Clearwater.
Computer Systems Technician - Course CTS0082 (300 Hours) - Training includes proficiency with personal computer hardware, operating systems and software; troubleshooting operating systems, including word processing, databases, reports, spreadsheets, multimedia presentations, electronic calendar, contacts, email, and internet applications; and customer relations, communication skills, and employability skills.
Computer Network Technician - Course CTS0083 (150 Hours) - Training includes networking protocols, understanding the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model, implementing a Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN), and hardware and software security devices.
Computer Networking Specialist - Course CTS0084 (150 Hours) - Training includes basic routing concepts; and implement, verify, and troubleshoot Network Address Translation (NAT) and Access Control Lists (ACL) in a medium-size enterprise branch office network.
Computer Security Technician - Course CTS0069 (300 Hours) - Training includes an understanding of cybersecurity, the terminology used, its history and culture, and trends, dealing with threats, viruses and malware.
Distance Education – Both distance and hybrid (classroom + online) instruction is available; please refer to the Online Programs and Courses page.
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Minimum Satisfactory Academic Progress Requirement: 70%
Minimum Attendance Requirement: 70%
Basic Skills Entrance/Exit Requirements: Student's competency in computation (mathematics) and communication (reading/language arts) is pre-assessed; required basic skills grade levels are: Computation - 9 and Communication - 9.
Program length and costs are approximate, and subject to change.