Associate in Applied Science in Computer Technology
Rio Salado College

Program Details

Rio Salado's Associate in Applied Science in Computer Technology program provides students with information and training required in the use, application and technological developments of computers in a changing electronic environment. Courses provide instruction in the following areas: computer applications in the business environment and current trends and development in computers; graphical applications; electronic spreadsheets; database; word processing; and computer operating systems.

Graduates of this program possess the skills and knowledge to gain entry-level computer technician and administrator positions. They may find work in government, education and private industries. Popular career choices may include: network administrator, computer security specialist, webmaster, computer systems administrator, computer technician, and computer network analyst.


Requires from 61-64 credits for degree completion.

Applicants must be: high school graduate from a regionally accredited school or GED equivalent. 18 years of age or older or a transfer student in good academic standing. Official transcripts.

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission