IT Fast Track, Short-Term Technical Certificate

Curriculum Code #6005

Division of Engineering, Business and Information Technologies

(Not offered 2017-2018)

The short-term technical certificate along with NCIS 249 Network+ and Microsoft certified technical specialist training in non-credit, continuing education provides the certificate holder a foundation in IT Support. The certificate plus aforementioned non-credit courses demonstrates that the student has developed an understanding of basic hardware, software, operating systems and networking. Students who have completed the certificate can apply coursework toward various LCCC associate degrees. Successful completion of the certificate and non-credit coursework will assist in the preparation to take A+, Network+ and Microsoft certified technical specialist certifications. Contact the Business division’s continuing education representative for admission into the program. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College’s University Partnership.

REQUIRED COURSES
CISS 121MICROCOMPUTER APPLICATIONS I3
CISS 125OPERATING SYSTEM INTERFACES 13
CISS 145LOCAL AREA NETWORKS 14
CMNW 101A+ CERTIFICATION PREPARATION I4
CMNW 201A+ CERTIFICATION PREP II 14
SDEV 101COLLEGE 101 21
SDEV 104JOB SEARCH STRATEGIES1
Total Hours20
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Indicates that this course has a prerequisite.

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A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester OR any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.

While completion of this certificate may aid in obtaining employment, recommend the minimum completion of a degree program to gain employment in a business-related field.

Program Contact(s):

Not Currently Offered

For information about admissions, enrollment, transfer, graduation and other general questions, please contact your Advising and Counseling Team.