IT - Computer Support Technician Technical Diploma | Northcentral Technical College

IT - Computer Support Technician

Technical Diploma

The IT - Computer Support Technician Technical Diploma is a technology intensive program designed to create "power computer users" and computer support professionals. Graduates will be highly skilled in a variety of software packages and will be proficient in all aspects of computer hardware. Potential occupations include: Computer Applications Specialist, Information Systems Specialist, PC Technician.

program at a Glance

IT - Computer Support Technician 44 Credit Technical Diploma

Formats Offered

On-Campus Availability

  • Wausau Fully Available
  • Antigo Fully Available
  • Medford Fully Available
  • Phillips Fully Available
  • Spencer Fully Available
  • Wittenberg Fully Available

Approximate Cost

$8,555 (Tuition: $6740, Books: $1815)

Average Starting Salary

$26,000 According to Economic Modeling Specialists International.

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program Outcomes

  • Use the major categories of software with a high degree of proficiency
  • Perform set up, maintenance and troubleshooting on microcomputer hardware
  • Perform basic network administration functions
  • Navigate the Internet
  • Create web pages and design websites
  • Create multimedia presentations
  • Design databases
  • Create programs

Potential Careers

  • Computer Applications Specialist
  • Information Systems Specialist
  • PC Technician

Course List

To view the amount of credits or descriptions for the courses required within this program please view the course list.

Course List

Additional program Information

IT Testing

IT programs require students to have fundamental computer skills to be successful. Students will be required to complete testing in Windows and Computer Concepts as part of the admission process. These tests are offered at no cost through NTC Testing Centers.

Transfer Opportunities

Credits earned at NTC may transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Visit for a complete listing of transfer opportunities for this program.

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