Computer Support Specialist
The Computer Information Systems – Computer Support Specialist associate degree program is a sequence of courses designed to provide students with an understanding of the concepts, principles, and techniques required in computer information processing.
Graduates are to be competent in the general areas of humanities or fine arts, social or behavioral sciences, and natural sciences or mathematics, as well as in the technical areas of computer terminology and concepts, program design and development, and computer networking.
Students may enter the Computer Support Specialist degree program any semester. A full-time student can complete this program in 5 semesters. To graduate, students must earn a minimum of 62 semester credit hours.
Individuals wanting to enroll in the Computer Support Specialist degree program must show initiative; be willing to continue education as technology advances; be interested in computer application software, hardware design, and computer development and programming; be organized; have the ability to multi-task; and possess a strong work ethic.
Offered at the Following Campuses/Delivery Mode
- North Campus (Sandersville)
- South Campus (Dublin)
- Online (Distance Education)
$46,000.00 – $56,000.00
Tuition & Fees: $7,855.00
Books & Supplies: $1,780.00
(Costs are estimated and are subject to change.)
Graduates of the Computer Support Specialist degree program are prepared to perform many different types of jobs. Graduates can find employment in the areas of computer hardware and software sales, installation and repair, computer hardware design, computer development and programming, and software and technical support. Instruction and practical application of learned skills provide a broad occupational background which appeals to prospective employers.
- Submit a completed application and application fee;
- Be at least 16 years of age;
- Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript;
- Submit official college transcripts, if applicable;
- Meet assessment requirements by taking the entrance placement test. In lieu of the placement test, official scores on COMPASS, ASSET, SAT, ACT, PSAT or GED may be substituted.
The College may accept transfer credit for other courses according to the College’s transfer policy.
For information on further advancing your education after completing your Associate of Applied Science Degree, see our Articulation (Transfer) Agreements.