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