Computer Technician (6 month program access)
Train with St. Cloud State University and gain the skills you need to earn CompTIA A+ certification and start your rewarding career in the rapidly growing technology field. With over 123,000 new computer technician jobs expected by 2022* and average annual salaries of $50,000*, this is an excellent career choice.
The Computer Technician training program is designed to be completed in 3 months of full-time study. However, the online course format allows you to study on your own schedule and at your own pace, so your enrollment includes 6 months of program access in case you need extra time.
What Will I Be Learning?
The Career Step Computer Technician training program covers:
• Hardware and software
• Troubleshooting, repair, and maintenance
• Operating systems
• Operational procedures
• And more
The CompTIA A+ certification is the starting point for a career in IT. The exams cover maintenance of PCs, mobile devices, laptops, operating systems and printers.
primarily focuses on Windows operating systems. In order to prepare you for this certification, the Career Step Computer Technician program does the same. The Computer Technician certification program can be completed on a Mac computer; however, all hands-on labs require access to a Windows operating system.
Candidate job roles include technical support specialist, field service technician, IT support technician, IT support administrator and IT support specialist.
Computer Technician FAQs (PDF)
Taking the Test
The Career Step Computer Technician program is specifically designed to prepare you to earn your CompTIA A+ credential and start working right away. Upon graduation, you'll be prepared to sit for the CompTIA A+ exams offered by the Computer Technology Industry Assocation (CompTIA). This credentials is a great way to prove your expertise to employers and start your career off on the right foot.
And we put our money where our mouth is! As a Career Step student, you will receive two free exam vouchers upon graduation (a $360 total value). Our goal is to make it even easier for you to earn your credentials and start working right away.
Choose Career Step for training that will make sure you're prepared for certification AND pay for you to take the exams!
Register for your CompTIA A+ exam through Pearson VUE testing centers. Please visit the Pearson VUE website's testing center locator page to locate a testing center nearest to you. St. Cloud State University is a testing site.
Program Flyer (PDF)
Program Cost: $1995
Includes course materials, program access, textbooks, and shipping
To Enroll please call: (877) 225-7151
Please mention you are enrolling through St. Cloud State University. This will ensure you receive a certificate from SCSU upon successful completion of the program.
Please contact Tammy at 320.308.4252 or Tammy@SCSUTraining.com if you have any questions.
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