Computer Hardware and Desktop Support

Computer Hardware and Desktop Support

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The Computer Hardware and Desktop Support program at EMCC provides students with the practical and technical skills leading to a rewarding career in many environments. Successful students will receive a Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Computer Hardware and Desktop Support.

EMCC’s trains students to work in an entry-level computer maintenance and help-desk position. Students are provided the opportunity to apply technical concepts, fundamentals and interpersonal skills in a help-desk environment. Hardware courses help prepare students to challenge the CompTIA A+ hardware certification exams - combining the technical skills with communication skills to effectively troubleshoot, determine solutions and repairs.

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Special requirements: None.

Course Sequence: From concepts to communication, and troubleshooting to procedures, EMCC brings you to the heart of the industry. Your education is already mapped out for you in the checksheet Computer Hardware and Desktop Support-CCL

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

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Career and Employment Outlook

Computer Hardware and Desktop Support encompasses many different fields you can enter, with plenty of possibilities. Read more from the O*NET.


Transfer Options

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