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Awards - Information Technology Fundamentals
Title
Information Technology Fundamentals 
Award Certificate 
Total Credits for Award 22.00 
Admission Requirements

Students are accepted into this program for fall, spring and summer terms.

Courses in this program require achievement of the following minimum placements:

 
Program Description

MCTC's Information Technology Fundamentals Certificate is part of the college's Computer Support and Network Administration program.  This certificate provides a comprehensive, industry-focused training on network support and Internet technologies. This fast-paced program uses state-of-the-art technology and prepares you for success through training in network administration, client/server installation and support and database implementation. Instructors with business and industry experience guide you through this program that will give you a leg up in this exciting industry.

Upon completion of the program, you will have gained strong problem-solving, interpersonal and communication skills that will be useful as you enter the workforce.

 
Program Learning Outcome #1 Develop professional skills including communication, customer service, and teamwork 
Program Learning Outcome #2 Create and configure systems; selecting appropriate tools to use 
Program Learning Outcome #3 Maintain systems 
Program Learning Outcome #4 Develop troubleshooting and problem solving skills 
Program Learning Outcome #5 Prepare students for ongoing study and professional development in the IT industry 

Course Requirements: First Semester

COURSE #

TITLE

CREDITS

 ITEC 1005

 Preparing for IT

 1.00

 ITEC 1100

 Information Technology Concepts

 2.00

 ITEC 1110

 Information Technology Skills

 2.00

 ITEC 1150

 Programming Logic and Design

 3.00

 ITEC 1250 Or

 ITEC 1255

 Microsoft Windows Operating System

 Macintosh Operating Systems

 3.00

 ITEC 1425

 Data Communications

 4.00

 

TOTAL CREDITS:

 15.00

 

 
Course Requirements: Second Semester

COURSE #

TITLE

CREDITS

 ITEC 1310

 Microcomputer System Maintenance

 4.00

 General Education

 Choose one course from MnTC Goal Area 1

 3.00

 

TOTAL CREDITS:

 7.00

General Education Courses (3 Credits):

To complete the Information Technology Fundamentals Certificate, students are required to successfully complete one course from MnTC Goal Area 1