This program prepares students for employment as network specialists in the information technology industry. The program content includes, but is not limited to, installation, programming, operation, maintenance and servicing of computer systems; and diagnosis and correction of operational problems in computers arising from mechanical, electrical or electronics, hardware and software malfunction. It also includes communication, leadership skills, human relations and employability skills, and safe, efficient work practices.
This occupation has an average wage of $20.27 an hour, based on the Florida Occupational Employment and Wages for Polk County.
Computer Systems & Information Technology:
|Course #||OCP||Course Title||Hours|
|CTS0082||A||Computer Systems Technician||300|
|CTS0083||B||Computer Network Technician||150|
|CTS0084||C||Computer Networking Specialist||150|
|CTS0069||D||Computer Security Technician||300|
7:30 AM - 1:30 PM
After successfully completing Computer Systems & Information Technology program, students are required to take the CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+ and Cisco CCENT Certification Exams. These certifications are recommended for professionals who are interested in mastering broad, information technology concepts and are seeking employment in the information technology field.