Desktop Support Technician
A career that meets industry trends
Fix common IT issues
Gain a great sense of understanding and financial accomplishment with a career in desktop and customer support. You know you are right where you need to be when the industry trend today is with cloud computing, software and hardware.
The desktop support technician certificate takes two semesters. You learn to:
- Install and configure Windows.
- Configure and manage connectivity and storage.
- Maintain Windows.
- Protect Devices and Data.
- Deploy Windows client.
- Manage identity and access.
- Manage compliance policies and configuration profiles.
- Manage, maintain and protect devices.
- Manage apps.
What can you do with a Desktop Support Technician Certificate?
The desktop support technician certificate prepares you to start work or continue your education in programming, computer information science or related fields, which prepares you for these careers.
Stackable CredentialsEarn and learn as you go with stackable credentials.
WIOA ProgramEligible for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)-awarded vouchers.
100% OnlineCan be completed 100% online.
Career CertificateEarn a career certificate in 1 year or less to refine your skills into an in-demand career.
Program Length: 4 MonthsFull-time students finish in 4 months.
A College & Career Navigator (CCN) is ready to answer your questions and assist with your application, academic program selection, class enrollment and connecting you with resources as needed, making your journey at CLC smoother.
This pathway serves as a guide for students to complete the degree or certificate assuming full-time enrollment (registered in 12 or more credit hours per semester) with Semester 1 typically representing a Fall term. Students are strongly encouraged to meet with their College and Career Navigator (CCN) to identify coursework that will meet degree requirements based on individual academic goals. For a more inclusive list of course options, see the college catalog.
- Credit for prior learning available
- Dual credit options available
- Global citizenship
- Online/Virtual options available
Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights CIT 130 3 CIT 131 3 CIT 157 3 ELT 151 3
Course Code CIT 130 Course Title Credits 3 Course Highlights
Course Code CIT 131 Course Title Credits 3 Course Highlights
Course Code CIT 157 Course Title Credits 3 Course Highlights
Course Code ELT 151 Course Title Credits 3 Course Highlights
Total Credit Hours12
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