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Academic Year: 2021-2022

Computer Support Technician - IT Technical Diploma

Program Code 311546

This one-year technical diploma emphasizes problem solving using microcomputer hardware and software facilities including command line environment and Windows operating systems, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Excel. As a graduate, you may choose a career as an IT consultant, providing one-on-one problem solving to computer users, or work as a computer sales representative.

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This program is offered at:

Green Bay

Marinette

Follow Your Path

All credits from this technical diploma apply toward the following associate degree(s):

101543, Computer Support Specialist - IT

Some credits from the following certificate(s) apply toward this technical diploma:

Computer Support, 901542

Requirements for Program Entry

  • Completed application.
  • High school transcript or equivalent. For a list of equivalents, go to www.nwtc.edu/gettingstarted.
  • One year of high school algebra completed.
  • Ability to use computer keyboard and mouse.
  • To be admitted to this program, learners must achieve a prior cumulative high school or college grade point average of 2.6 or higher OR a satisfactory academic skills assessment score. College grade point average must be based on 15 credits or more. To learn more about starting this program, please contact an academic advisor at (920) 498-5444 or (888) 385-6982.
Curriculum
Curriculum: Students following the study plan below will complete the Computer Support Technician Technical Diploma in the number of semesters shown.
First Semester
Semester Total
16
Second Semester
Semester Total
15
Total Credits
31

Curriculum Note: Students must earn a "C" or better in English Composition 1 to enroll in Technical Reporting.

The credit for 10-890-101, College 101 is an Institutional Requirement for graduation. Consequently, it is not part of the program requirements, but must be passed with a C.

Course Descriptions