Enroll in the University of Central Missouri's Computer Technician certificate program and prepare for the exciting and growing opportunities in the technology industry. Our self-paced, online program is made possible thanks to a partnership with the University of Central Missouri and CareerStep. Nearly 89,000 new computer technician jobs are expected by 2026 with median salaries of approximately $52,000, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Through this course, you will be prepared to take the CompTIA A+ Certification with the course fee including a voucher for the exam. Through this program, students earn an industry-recognized certificate and continuing education units which may not be applied to a degree program and are not eligible for federal financial aid.
Online, self-paced course
High school diploma or GED; understand basic use of computers; basic eighth-grade math and reading skills.
Computer technicians are responsible for a variety of tasks including installing hardware and software, maintaining and repairing equipment, troubleshooting, setting up computer security and offering technical support on-site or via phone or email. CareerStep provides you with the support you need to be successful in this online, flexible course including one-on-one access to three support teams -- learner support, technical support and career support.