Computer Information Technology


The industries relating to the installation, operation, support, and securing of computer and network information systems are ever-expanding and challenging fields that offer a wide variety of vocational opportunities to those individuals pursuing a career in this occupational area. In order to prepare students for an entry-level position in these occupations, the Computer Information Technology program has been developed to provide academic, hands-on, and valuable real-world training with the fundamental skill sets essential to those who strive to become a professional in the computer and network information systems industries. 

The fifth trimester students select which diploma track they wish to study: Track 1 Network Security and Cyber Defense Support Specialist, Track 2 Network Infrastructure Support Specialist, Track 3 Enterprise Services Support Specialist, or Track 4 Cloud Services Support Specialist.



Information Detail
Time Commitment Full Time, Part Time
Typical Program Length 20 Months
Clock Hours 2,160
Class Type Day
Credentials Certificate, Diploma
Total Tuition/Fees $6,680.00
Textbook/Supplies Cost $2,592.00

Program Credentials

Option NameHoursCredentials
Personal Computer Operator342Certificate
Technical Support Specialist864Certificate
IT Network Support Specialist1296Certificate
IT Systems Support Specialist1728Diploma
Elective - Network Security and Cyber Defense Support Specialist2160Diploma
Elective - Network Infrastructure Support Specialist2160Diploma
Elective - Enterprise Services Support Specialist2160Diploma
Elective - Cloud Services Support Specialist2160Diploma

Campus Locations

Main Campus
1600 Hwy 51 South
Covington, TN 38019


First Trimester: 
Orientation and Safety
IT Foundations
Introduction to Applications
Intro to Operating Systems
IT Help Desk Support Foundations
Worker Characteristics
Second Trimester: 
Computer Support Foundations (Based on current CompTIA Core 1101/1102 Exams)
Worker Characteristics
Third Trimester: 
Networking Foundations (Based on current CompTIA Network+ Exam)
Networking Infrastructure Foundations
Worker Characteristic
Fourth Trimester: 
IT Security Foundations (Based on current CompTIA Security+ Exam)
Cloud Foundations
Worker Characteristic
Fifth Trimester: 
Track 1: Network Security and Cyber Defense Support Specialist - Network Defense Foundations
Track 1: Network Security and Cyber Defense Support Specialist - Network Penetration Foundations
Track 2: Network Infrastructure Support Specialist - Routing and Switching Foundations
Track 3: Enterprise Services Support Specialist - Enterprise Services Foundations
Track 3: Enterprise Services Support Specialist - Enterprise Client Foundations
Track 4: Cloud Services Support Specialist - Enterprise Cloud Services Foundations
Worker Characteristic


CompTIA A+
CompTIA Network+
CompTIA Security+
CompTIA PentTest+
CompTIA Cloud+
CompTIA Server+
Microsoft Certified: Modern Desktop Administrator Associate
AWS Certified Solutions Architect


Patricia Avent
Patricia Avent

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