Computer Support Specialist (IT)

Computer Support Specialist WA CSS CC

The Computer Support Specialist associate degree is a two-year program that prepares qualified individuals for help desk positions which provide technical support, assistance, advice, troubleshooting, training, and documentation to end computer users for hardware, software, and systems. The Computer Support Specialist has a working knowledge of computer hardware and software and their applications within wide area networks. The specialist is also familiar with the Internet, designing, developing, and publishing web sites; database design, development, and administration; basic computer network technologies; and low-level programming using Visual Basic. The program also prepares the graduates to test for the A+ Certification and the MOUS (Microsoft Officer User Specialist) Expert Level Certification.

Program Name: 
Computer Support Specialist (IT)
Program Number: 
10-154-3
Type of Degree/Diploma: 
Associate Degree
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Employment Snapshot

Median Salary Six Months After Graduation: 
$36,249
Wisconsin TechConnect Job Openings for this Career Program: 

527 in the last year.
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