This certificate prepares students for proficiency in the use of computer software. Emphasis of the program is on a wide variety of application programs, a foundation in computer programming, and an introduction to mobile app development. This course of study is for the person who wants to gain knowledge and skills for entry-level positions in business and industry. Students must be proficient in keyboarding prior to enrolling in and pursuing this degree. Students who successfully complete the following courses can be awarded this certificate.
This certificate program can also be used for completion of the Information Technology A.A.S. – Information Systems Option. Students must adhere to prerequisite courses as described in the course descriptions in this catalog.