This program provides instruction on the hardware and software facets of operating systems, networking, security systems and servers common in today’s highly technical business and industry. The program consists of studies in the major operating systems and diagnostics, system architecture and protocols used in data processing, software applications, programming, multimedia applications, hardware assembly and repair, backup strategies, email communications, and networking, as well as the configuration of computers and their related peripheral devices. Troubleshooting functions on the job are essential and are explored in the CIT training.
The CIT program serves as a preparatory course for obtaining certifications in CompTIA A+, Network +, Security +, and Linux +. Microsoft certifications can also be obtained, including MCSA, Windows 10 Installing and Configuring, Server 2016 Installation Storage and Compute, Server 2016 Networking, and Server 2016 Identity.
Class Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8 AM to 2:30 PM
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||20 Months|
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The Computer Information Technology program has an articulation agreement with the Tennessee community colleges. Details of the articulation are located here, CIT Articulation Agreement. For more information contact the program instructor or the Student Services Office.
Please see the below attached document for the Nashville State Community College's agreement with CIT.
740 Highway 46 South
Dickson, TN 37055
135 International Blvd
Clarksville, TN 37040
Repair, maintain, or install computers, word processing systems, automated teller machines, and electronic office machines, such as duplicating and fax machines.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 2,120
Current job openings per year: 260