Academic Certificates

Computer Technology





This program is designed for students to learn, understand, appreciate, and work with computers and programming. Topics covered will include technologies in today’s world, software engineering, web development, operating systems, computer architecture, computer networks, data communications, and mathematics. Students will gain a theoretical knowledge of these systems before applying them to real-world hands-on situations with the College’s IT division. Students will also enhance their skills in reading/writing in the English language and understanding/communicating in the Navajo language. The Student can enter the job market at an entry-level computer technician field or related field.

NOTE: Student will not be eligible for Title IV Financial Aid in this certificate program.

Program Requirements Credits
Semester I  
ENG 101 Freshman English 3
One Navajo Language course, based on placement test 3-4
MTH 100 Intermediate Algebra 4
CSC 110 Introduction to Computer Technology 3
CSC 140 Computer Hardware Fundamentals 3
Semester II  
CSC 150 Programming Fundamentals with Lab 4
CSC 170 Web Programming Fundamentals with Lab 4
CSC 240 Network Fundamentals with Lab 4
CSC 295 Internship or Practicum 3
CSC 240 Network Fundamentals with Lab 4
Program Credits 30-31

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Program Classification of Instructional Program (CIP) Code
Code Title
15.1202 Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Program Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code
Code Title
17.3023 Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians

Program Chair

Program Chair

Willis T. Tsosie
wtsosie@dinecollege.edu

Contact

Call:
928.724.6965
Tsaile, AZ 86556