Computer Information Technology

About

   The Computer Information Technology program is designed to provide students with first-hand knowledge of commonly used software, hardware, and operations of personal computers, servers, networking, and security operations used in today’s highly technical business and industry. Many aspects of computers and servers are covered including how hardware and software work together, hardware assembly and repair, backup strategies, email communications, the configuration of computers and their related peripheral devices, and how to apply the critical thinking, diagnostics, and troubleshooting solutions on the job are explored.

  The CIT program serves as a preparatory course for obtaining certifications in CompTIA A+, Network +, Security +, Linux + and Microsoft certifications, including Windows 10: Modern Desktop Administrator Associate and with an opportunity to study advanced topics such as Windows Server: Installation, Storage, Networking, Identity services and/or Linux with advance ethical security techniques.

Class Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8 AM to 2:30 PM

Overview

Information Detail
Time Commitment Full Time
Typical Program Length 20 Months
Clock Hours 2,160
Class Type Day
Credentials Certificate, Diploma
Total Tuition/Fees $6,560.00
Textbook/Supplies Cost $2,244.00

Program Credentials

Option NameHoursCredentials
Personal Computer Operator216Certificate
Technical Support Specialist648Certificate
Information Technology Network Support Specialist1080Certificate
Information Technology Security Specialist1296Certificate
IT System Support Specialist1728Diploma
IT Systems Coordinator2160Diploma

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.



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Campus Locations

Clarksville Campus
135 International Blvd
Clarksville, TN 37040
Main Campus
740 Highway 46 South
Dickson, TN 37055

Job Duties

Repair, maintain, or install computers, word processing systems, automated teller machines, and electronic office machines, such as duplicating and fax machines.

Job Outlook

Bright Outlook: Yes

Currently employed in the area: 2,120

Current job openings per year: 260

Certifications

CompTIA A+
CompTIA Network+
CompTIA Security+
CompTIA Linux+
Microsoft –Installing and Configuring Windows 10
Microsoft – Windows Server 2016, Installation, Storage, & Compute
Microsoft – Windows Server 2016, Networking
Microsoft – Windows Server 2016, Identity
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate

Instructors

Brandon Rives
615-441-6220
Kenneth Shockley
931-572-1694

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