All areas of the private and public sectors are in need of computer support technicians. This two-year degree prepares the student to enter the workforce as a computer support technician. Graduates will learn how to maintain computer hardware and software, assist network managers, and provide customer service for a variety of users and environments. Graduates will also learn many modern Internet, operating systems, and server technologies.
 
Course Outline
 
Required Courses
(13 Courses)
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
CST 1072 Windows Workstation Support
CST 1261 Applications Support
CST 1510 System Diagnostics
CST 1511 Storage Media Diagnostics
CST 1600 Relational Database Design
CST 1700 CCNA R & S Introduction to Networks
CST 1794 Introduction to Programming
CST 1803 Help Desk Technologies
CST 1861 Command Line and Registry
CST 2284 Network Security
CST 2504 A+ Certification Preparation
CST 2505 Introduction to Linux
CST 2895 Customer Service
Total Credits: 36  
 
Elective Courses
Choose 14 credits from any CST, General Studies, MnTC Goal 1 or MnTC Goal 4 courses as approved by your instructor
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
Total Credits: 14  
 
Total Diploma Credits: 50