Computer Support C.A.S.

Victor Valgenti, Program Director

Computer Support is a 31-credit certificate program that prepares students for entry-level positions in the computing field. Required coursework includes programming, operating systems, networking, PC hardware, data modeling, and web technologies. Graduates pursue careers as help desk technicians, computer repair professionals, and computer support specialists. All students have the opportunity to complete the CompTIA A+ Computer Support Specialist industry certification. Coursework for the certificate program also leads to the A.A.S. degree in Information Technology.

Certificate of Applied Science - Computer Support

Missoula College

Degree Specific Credits: 31-32

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2019-2020


Computer Support Core Courses28
Total Hours31-32

Computer Support Core Courses

Complete all of the following courses:
BGEN 105SIntroduction to Business3
CSCI 105Computer Fluency3
CSCI 135Fund of Computer Science I3
CSCI 172Intro to Computer Modeling3
ITS 150CCNA 1: Exploration3
ITS 165OS Commands and Scripts3
ITS 210Network OS - Desktop3
ITS 280Computer Repair & Maint.3
ITS 289Professional Certification1
WRIT 101College Writing I3
Total Hours28

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Complete one of the following courses or any Mathematics course having one of these as a prerequisite:3-4
M 115
Probability and Linear Mathematics
M 121
College Algebra
M 151
Total Hours3-4

Minimum Required Grade: C-