CompTIA A+ Certified Technician Preparation Certificate – CA71

(Stand-alone and Embedded in PC Maintenance Diploma and Degree)

Program Description:

The CompTIA A+ Certified Technician Preparation technical certificate of credit program is designed to provide computer users with the skills and knowledge necessary to take the CompTIA A+ certification exam. Earning CompTIA A+ certification shows that the individual possesses the knowledge, technical skills and customer relations skills essential for working as a successful entry-level computer service technician.

Entrance date: Varies

Program admission requirements:

Minimum Test Scores

ACCUPLACER – Sentence Skills60COMPASS – Writing 32
Reading Comp.55Reading 70

High School diploma or equivalent required for admission.

Credits required for graduation: 18

CompTIA A+ Certified Technician Preparation Certificate Curriculum Essential Courses

Courses 18 credits

COMP 1000Introduction to Computer Literacy


CIST 1001Computer Concepts


CIST 1122Hardware Installation and Maintenance


CIST 1130Operating Systems Concepts


CIST xxxxCIS Elective