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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 Science, Emphasis in Computer Science (AS) 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.

Special requirements: None.

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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.


University 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

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