Certificate of Achievement, Computer Technologies

The Certificate of Achievement, Computer Technologies provides students with a broad knowledge of computer systems and technologies that can be used for entry-level employment or pursuit of an Associate of Applied Science degree.


Students completing the certificate will:

  • Have the technical proficiency required to perform entry level technical support functions to include computer maintenance, basic network design and layout. Fundamentals of cyber security and program management.  

AAS degrees are generally non-transfer degrees that are designed for students to enter the workforce.

To earn an AAS degree, students must:

  1. Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 (see requirements for graduation.)
  2. Complete a minimum of 15 units within the college.
  3. Satisfy General Education requirements for the AAS.
  4. Have no financial or library obligation to the college.
General Education Requirements
Highly Recommended:
Business Speech Communications
Technical Communications I
Human Relations3
Highly Recommended:
Leadership and Human Relations
Pre-Calculus I (or higher)
Certificate Requirements
CIT 112Network +3
CIT 114IT Essentials4
CIT 263Project Management3
CSCO 120CCNA Internetworking Fundamentals4
Emphasis Requirements
Select at least 7 units from any CIT, CS, CSCO, or IS course numbered 100 or higher7
Total Units30
Plan of Study Grid
1st semesterUnits
CIT 112 Network + 3
CIT 114 IT Essentials 4
CSCO 120 CCNA Internetworking Fundamentals 4
Mathematics 1 3
 Semester Total14
2nd semester
CIT 263 Project Management 3
Communications 1 3
Emphasis Requirement: At least 1 Credit from Electives 1 7
Human Relations 1 3
 Semester Total16
 Total Units30