Program Overview

Eastfield College offers an online Computer Information Technology- Personal Computer User Certificate designed to provide students with training in basic word processing, spreadsheet, database, presentation graphics and PC operating skills.  Ideally, the graduate will be qualified to use software applications at a level required for appropriate certification. 

Students must meet required Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards as well as earn 25 percent of the college credits through the college awarding the degree.  If the student plans to transfer to a four-year institution they should consult an advisor to discover the requirements for transferability of the courses offered through Eastfield.

This certificate is a 20-credit-hour program taught over two semesters.  Semester one courses are taught in: Introduction to Computers or Business Computer Applications or Introduction to Computing, Introduction to Word Processing or Integrated Software Applications II or Advanced Word Processing, and Introduction to Spreadsheets or Advanced Spreadsheets.  The second semester classes are: Introduction to Database or Advanced Database, and Introduction to Presentation Graphics Software or Integrated Software Applications I or Integrated Software Applications III.

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Certificate

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

    Accelerated Degree:

    Accreditation & Licensing

    Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges


    High school graduate, IBD, or GED

    School Overview

    Eastfield College is a medium, public, two-year community college located in Mesquite, Texas. Eastfield College is a part of the overall Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD). Founded in 1970, Eastfield College wishes to provide excellent education and skill sets to advance students’ educational and career goals. Additionally, Eastfield College wishes to provide the surrounding community with the education and career options that are most needed.

    Eastfield College provides students with the opportunity to earn their associate degree as well as their post-secondary certificate. Eastfield has four schools including Arts & Communication, Career Technologies, STEM, and Social Sciences, as well as Continuing Education. 


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