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Computer Support Specialist

Computer Support Specialist

Computer Support Specialist

The Computer Support Specialist Concentration provides students with the necessary skills for careers as computer support technicians, Help Desk Technicians and Repair technicians. Courses concentrate in areas of building, maintaining and troubleshooting computers; installing, configuring, and troubleshooting operating systems and software; server installations and customers skills. The curriculum includes preparation for A+, Net+, Security+, and CCNA certifications. This A.A.S. program is a career degree, preparing students for the workforce after graduation. However, students can opt to transfer to a four-year program rather than start a career, but should confer with advisors and transferring institutions for specific requirements.

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Career Outlook


$53K

Median annual salary for computer support specialist

10%

Growth in employment over next 10 years

863,100

Computer support specialist jobs in the U.S.

83,100

New computer support specialist jobs in the next 10 years

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