Diploma in Information Technology Specialist
Northwest Iowa Community College

Program Details

The Diploma in Information Technology Specialist is an online information technology degree from Northwest Iowa Community College.  If you are interested in a future in a small-business setting that also allows you to provide technical assistance to computer users, then this diploma may be for you.  This program is especially designed for those who enjoy working with others and answering their questions as they give advice to customers and co-workers.  You will learn to work with both hardware and software systems as you study the latest technology in the information technology field.  Topics covered include:

  • Hardware
  • Software applications
  • Networking
  • Programming
  • Principles of customer service

The diploma will be earned during the first year of study and can be counted toward the two-year Associate of Applied Science in Information Technology Specialist degree.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northwest Iowa Community College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score