Computer Support Specialist Online Certificate Program*


The computer support specialist online certificate program prepares students to enter the exciting and challenging field of information technology as computer support specialists providing technical support, assistance, and advice to individuals and organizations that depend on information technology.

Graduates of the program will:

  • Understand the fundamental information technology skills required to provide user support in business.
  • Gain the skills to support computer users in Windows and Linux-based system architectures.

Computer Support Specialist Online Certificate Classes and Curriculum

Total Credits

27 credits

All academic courses are 100% online and subject to minimum class size requirements.

Computer Support Specialist Certificate Tuition and Fees

Degree Tuition and Fees

Learn more about our undergraduate tuition schedule.

Online Computer Support Specialist Certificate Career Outcomes

After earning the Computer Support Specialist certificate, you will have the information technology skills, experience and education to provide computer support in a variety of industries and technical areas. Typical careers include:

  • Technical Support Engineer
  • User Support Specialist
  • Help Desk Technician
  • Computer Support Consultant

Who is a good candidate for the Online Computer Support Specialist Certificate?

  • Entry-level job seekers: The Computer Support Specialist certificate is a great option if you want to start a career in computer support or make the move to a computer support position. You receive the training and education that employers want to see in an applicant.
  • Computer support professionals: Do you already work in computer support? Earning a Computer Support Specialist certificate can help advance your career by addressing gaps in your knowledge, skills and abilities.


Course Listing

CI1320 – Computer Concepts
CI2011 – Introduction to Database
CI2211 – Internetworking Fundamentals
CI2440 – Introduction to Computer Security
CI3010 – Linux
CI3679 – Windows Operating Systems and Server Administration Fundamentals

Course availability is subject to minimum class size requirements.