Sep 29, 2023  
SFCC Catalog 2020-2021 
SFCC Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Hardware and Software Certificate

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CIP: 11.1006
School of Sciences, Health, Engineering and Math 505-428-1862

Successful completion of this certificate prepares students for a career in information technology. Students learn best practices in troubleshooting, networking, and security for a variety of digital devices from mobile to traditional operating systems. Students prepare to take the CompTIA A+ exam or Network+ exam, which validate technical and professional knowledge, skills, and abilities. These industry- recognized exams increase employability worldwide.

Students can earn the following degree related to this certificate:

Computer and Information Technologies, A.A.S.  

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Apply operating system tools for system management.
  • Build operating system tools.
  • Perform routine network administrative tasks.
  • Install, update, and configure hardware components.
  • Install and update software.
  • Use basic tools and best practices to protect an organization’s data.

Total 13 Credits

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