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Career Area: Information Technology
Associate Degree
Program Number: 10-154-3
Offered Completely Online
Approximately 2 Years to Complete
Credit Program
Average Annual Tuition: $4230

Computer Support Specialist (IT) Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

Computer Support Specialist
Computer Applications Specialist
Information Systems Specialist
Microcomputer Technician
Field Support Technician

Average Median Wage

$45756

Computer Support Specialist (IT) Programs

The Computer Support Specialist associate degree is a two-year program that prepares qualified individuals for help desk positions which provide technical support, assistance, advice, troubleshooting, training, and documentation to end computer users for hardware, software, and systems. The Computer Support Specialist has a working knowledge of computer hardware and software and their applications within wide area networks. The specialist is also familiar with the Internet, designing, developing, and publishing web sites; database design, development, and administration; basic computer network technologies; and low-level programming using Visual Basic. The program also prepares the graduates to test for the A+ Certification and the MOUS (Microsoft Officer User Specialist) Expert Level Certification.