Certificate in IT Help Desk Support
Hudson Valley Community College

Program Details

Hudson Valley Community College’s Certificate in IT Help Desk Support is an online information technology degree program.  This certificate prepares students to pursue positions in the information technology field, such as computer support specialists or help desk support technicians.  Courses cover the fundamentals of contemporary and emergent computing technologies, hardware and software support, business analytics, database management systems, programming and logic, networking, web design, and computing and information security.  With the constantly evolving IT field, this certificate can be used to enhance and validate skills if you are already in the computer and technical support field.  Designed for those who wish to enter the workforce immediately after graduation, the curriculum covers a wide array of career pathways, including some that involve working with and assisting end-users or troubleshooting with tech professionals.

Learning Pace


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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Hudson Valley Community College is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

Algebra and geometry or two years of equivalent math with 80% or higher in each