Computer Repair Technology

Overview

Computer Repair Technology is a one-year Certificate program in Computer Repair Technology (CRT) that prepares the successful student for an entry-level position in the field of computer repair. Students are provided with a solid foundation in personal computer hardware, operating systems, and data communications through theory classes and hands-on experiences in the laboratory. Courses in computer applications (software) are provided to augment student knowledge of computer systems.

Certificate program graduates find work in a variety of organizations that are in need of maintenance and repair of computers. This encompasses a variety of positions such as: computer systems technician, computer technician, and computer maintenance technician.

Mathematics and communications courses give students the power to relate their understanding of computer systems to other professionals and to computer owners in need of repair services.

The Computer Repair certificate may be used as a pathway for students who may later want to enter an Associate of Applied Science degree program in Computer Systems Technology.

Prerequisites

Algebra I required.

Curriculum