Information Services and Support Workplace Certificate
The Information Services and Support Certificate is designed to give you a solid foundation in the skills necessary to become a computer services and support specialist. Acquired skills include learning a variety of software packages, understanding workplace technology issues, and exploring Internet/networking components. The certificate program is beneficial in obtaining the ability to troubleshoot both software and hardware problems. All courses for this certificate are online.
This certificate is offered by the College of Business and Innovation, Applied Organizational Technology department, and earned credits may be applied towards a degree in the field. This department certificate is an excellent way to better prepare yourself for the changing workplace.
Plan of Study
|COURSE ID||TITLE & DESCRIPTION||PREREQUISITE||CREDIT HOURS|
|CMPT 1020||Computer Concepts: Introduction to computer software, hardware, and processes associated with contemporary computer systems. Topics include operating systems, user applications, e-mail, WWW, and search capabilities. Emphasis is placed on the Internet and networking.||None||4|
|CMPT 1410||Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet Applications: Hands-on analysis of the use of Excel spreadsheets in solving workplace problems with an emphasis on the design of templates to meet the needs of specific applications.||None||2|
|CMPT 1420||Microsoft Access Database Applications: Hands-on analysis of the use of Access in solving workplace problems with an emphasis on the entering, updating, manipulating, storing and retrieving of information.||None||2|
|CNET 2150||Computer Hardware: Knowledge of computer hardware for the purpose of acquisition, installation and maintenance at the equipment level. The curriculum is aligned with the A+ certification standards.||None||3|
|CNET 2200||Network Technologies: Examines the network technologies utilized in today's networks. Emphasis is placed on understanding hardware and software concepts and protocols referred to in technical publications and advanced network studies.||None||4|
An out-of-state scholarship may be available for students enrolled in online-only, degree seeking programs (many students choose to pair a certificate with a degree program.) Please contact us by phone to apply for the scholarship, toll free at 866.886.5336, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. The University of Toledo is regionally accredited by the North Central Association (NCA) and is authorized to offer degrees online.
If you would like more information about this program, we encourage you to contact:
UT Online Student Services Staff
Phone: 419.530.8835; 866.UTOLEDO toll free