Computer Applications Technology

Computer Applications Technology

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The Computer Applications Technology program at EMCC provides students with the practical and technical skills leading to a rewarding career in many business environments. Successful students will receive an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) or a Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Computer Applications Technology.

Technology fluency is increasingly necessary as a core competency in most business roles; this program is meant to provide a foundational technical skill set. Courses include office applications skill-building including word processing, databases, spreadsheets, presentations and financial record-keeping, as well as fundamental production ability in website creation and skills in desktop publishing for print layouts.

When you enroll in an Information Technology program, you become part of the Networking Technologies Institute at EMCC, which helps students succeed by offering educational networks, scholarships, internships and other professional opportunities within their selected field(s) of study. Take a look Inside the Program for a glimpse as to what you can expect as a Networking Technologies student.

Gainful Employment Info: EMCC cares about your future and education decisions. For a better understanding of what your certificate will cost, how long it will take and what financial assistance is available, we’ve provided info here.

Special requirements: None.

Course Sequence: From spreadsheets to databases, and programming to processing, EMCC brings you to the heart of the industry. Your education is already mapped out for you in the checksheets:

Computer Applications Technology-AAS
Computer Applications Technology-CCL

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Career and Employment Outlook

Computer Applications Technology encompasses many different fields you can enter, with plenty of possibilities. Read more from the O*NET.


Transfer Options

After completing the AAS or a CCL, you will be well-prepared to begin your career path into one of many computer science industries or transfer to a university for a bachelor's degree.

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Associate in Applied Science (AAS) Bachelor of Applied Science