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Computer Repair Technology (A.A.S.) - The Computer Repair Technology curriculum is designed to provide the knowledge and skills necessary to install, maintain, and repair microcomputer hardware and systems, as well as furnish support services to system users. The program will develop the necessary foundation in electronics and computer programming related to computer systems and networking. It will also focus on computer systems and networking. Principles and skills necessary to operate, troubleshoot, install and repair various types of computer systems and networks will be stressed. Graduates will be able to diagnose system hardware or software failures and perform the remedial actions necessary to correct these problems based on a knowledge of the system's operation. At the completion of the degree, the student will be prepared for the A+ certification exams. The student will also be prepared for various network certification exams (MCSE).

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Computer Repair Technology
A.A.S. Program
Hegis Code: 5105

Total Credits: 67-69

First Semester Credits
CMP 103 Microcomputer Hardware and Software 4
ENG 101 Composition I 3
Mathematics Elective 4
PED Activity Course (s) 1
TCT 141 Telecommunications Circuits 4
Total Semester Credits 16
   
Second Semester Credits
COM 101 Interpersonal Communications 3
ITE 213 Data Communications and the Internet 3
Mathematics Elective 3-4
Social Science Elective 3
TCT 144 Digital Electronics for Telecommunications I 4
Total Semester Credits 16-17
   
Third Semester Credits
CRT 201 Personal Computer Equipment Servicing I 4
HED 201 Personal and Family Health or
HED 251 Human Sexuality
2-3
Laboratory Science (by advisement) 4
Network Elective* 4
Social Science Elective 3
Total Semester Credits 17-18
   
Fourth Semester Credits
CRT 202 Personal Computer Equipment Servicing II 4
Humanities Elective 3
Network Elective* 4
PED Activity Course (s) 1
Technical Electives** 6
Total Semester Credits 18
*Network Electives include:
ITE 223 Network Management I,
ITE 253 Network Management II,
TCT 253 Telecommunications III-LANS, and
TCT 254 Telecommunications IV
**Technical Electives include CMP, ITE or TCT courses