Computer Systems & Information Technology

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Program Description

The Computer Systems and Information Technology Program enables students to acquire skills and technical knowledge for entry-level employment as computer electronics technicians, or in related fields.  The program content includes:

  • Knowledge of computer operations
  • Knowledge of operating systems
  • Computer assembly
  • Installation and configuration of different operating systems
  • Installation and configuration of network devices
  • Preparation for the A+ Certification Exams
  • Basic Network Theory
  • Basic security practices
  • Basic business practices
  • Customer service
  • Troubleshooting & repair of computer hardware and software

Certification Available

A+ Certification, provides a foundation for additional certifications in networking and security

College Credit Award

Program completers may receive 24 Articulated Credits toward A.S., Industrial Management Technology at PHSC (60 credit hour program)

Career Information

Possible direct entry careers after high school:   Computer repair technician, computer parts tester

Possible careers after two years of post-secondary and/or on the job training:  Computer service technician

Possible careers after four year university degree:  Network engineer, programmer, teacher, computer security analyst, network and computer system administrator


Business attire typical of this trade is required and will consist of long pants (no jeans), shirts with collars and closed toe shoes.  Clothing will be in compliance with Pasco County Schools dress code and will be strictly enforced.

Basic Skills Exit Requirements

TABE Math Level 10  TABE Language Level 9  TABE Reading Level 9

In order to be a program completer, some students must meet minimum math, language, and reading achievement level exit standards on the TABE, unless otherwise exempt, as established by the Florida Department of Education.  Additional information can be found on Page 5 of the MTC Catalog and/or obtained from the Office for Adult Technical Education.

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Mr. Robert Dalles, Instructor

DSBPC Vocational Certification

30+ Years In-Field Experience

Building 3, Room 03-011