Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Computer Support Technician
Associate of Applied Science

Date: 05-FEB-14

Effective Term: Summer 2014
 
This hands-on program will prepare students to support various operating systems and have an overview of the Microsoft Office Suite applications. Students will learn to install, configure, and troubleshoot computer operating systems, hardware and software and they will learn networking technology and security for local area networks (LANs). This program also prepares students for several CompTIA and Microsoft certification tests.

Program Required Courses Minimum Credits: 46.00

BUS 101 Business Principles/Practices 3
BUS 103 Business Computer Applications 3
BUS 218 Creating/Managing Projects 4
CIS 110 PC Operating Systems 3
CIS 112 Linux Operating Systems 3
CIS 115 PC Hardware & Software Support 3
CIS 150 Programming Logic 3
CIS 175 DataBase/SQL 3
CIS 220 Systems Analysis and Design 3
CIS 221 Networking Essentials 3
CIS 223 LANS with Microsoft NOS 3
CIS 224 Network Security 3
CIS 260 CST Comprehensive Project 3
CIS 278 CIS Internship 3
-AND- CIS 170 Web Page Coding w/Dreamweaver 3
-OR- CIS 202 Visual Basic 3
-OR- CIS 232 Advanced Local Area Networks 3

English Gen Ed Requirement Minimum Credits: 9.00

COM 101 Public Speaking 3
ENG 127 Technical Writing 3
-AND- ENG 110 College Writing I 3
-OR- ENG 160 College Writing and Research 4

General Education Courses Minimum Credits: 7.00

MATH 116 Intermediate Algebra 4
-AND- ECO 110 Eco/Contemporary Social Issues 3
-OR- ECO 201 Macroeconomics 3
-OR- ECO 202 Microeconomics 3
-OR- ECO 240 International Economics 3
-OR- PSI 100 Introduction/Political Science 3
-OR- PSI 101 American Government 3
-OR- PSI 102 State and Local Government 3

  Minimum Total Credits: 62