Are you interested in computers and like to solve problems? Are you a natural problem solver who can think on his or her feet, quickly finding and fixing problems? This continuous problem solving, often the same problems over and over again with minor variations that are enough to make it interesting, are what gives us our enthusiasm for the industry. If you have the ability to research and solve problems or the ability to learn to solve problems quickly, this program is for you!
Transfer on to get your bachelor's degree and you could have more earning potential.
Job growth is on the rise and is expected to increase by 12% over the next 10 years.
In this field, it is estimated you could earn $61,300 a year.
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- Computer Systems Administrator
- Computer Support Specialist
- Computer Repair
Gain valuable, hands-on experience.With Delta's IT Support program capstone project, you can gain the hands-on experience employers are looking for. Projects integrate community service with the skills learned in the classroom. Many students in this program volunteer their services at the Free PC Repair Clinic here at Delta.
About Delta's Program
The IT Support program at Delta College is designed to prepare you for entry-level employment in various areas within the computer support specialist filed.
You will configure, monitor, secure and administer network resources; as well as demonstrate technical skills and ability in analyzing, assessing, diagnosing and troubleshooting hardware, software, network and other computer problems. Also, the IT Support program helps prepare you to test for the CompTIA A+ certification exam as well as the PC Pro certification exam. These certifications will make you more marketable to employers.
Upon successful completion of the program, you will be qualified as an entry-level IT Support specialist. Many students find employment in the IT field after completing this degree and passing the A+ certification.
Why you should choose Delta
You can get hands-on experience in your field while you're working toward that degree. I know. It's awesome! Plus, you'll even get paid. That's co-op! Check it out.
At the Teaching Learning Center, located in the Library, we offer tutoring on a wide variety of subjects, and help with developing study and learning skills. Most tutoring is on a walk-in basis but we do have some online tutoring options.
Best of all, it's free for currently enrolled Delta students. Just another way we demonstrate our commitment to helping students succeed.
Want to travel and see the world? You can do that at Delta. And get college credit while you do. Every year Delta offers study abroad opportunities.
Why study abroad?
- Experience a new culture
- Improve your foreign language skills
- Make lifelong friends
- Find new interests
- Looks good on job applications
- Personal growth
In fact, if you're interested in earning a bachelor's in IT Support you have several options by coming to Delta first, and then transferring.
Facts & Figures
Expanding technology and software requirements across organizations have increased the demand for computer support technicians and specialists.
Computer Support Specialist jobs are growing 12% faster than the average for all occupations.
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