Computer Support Specialist, AAS

The Computer Support Specialist 63 credit hour Associate of Applied Science degree prepares individuals to provide technical assistance, support, and advice to computer users to troubleshoot software, hardware, and networking problems. This two-year degree includes instruction in computer concepts, information systems, networking, security, operating systems, the Internet, software applications, help desk concepts, effective written and verbal communication skills, team management, project management, customer service, and problem-solving skills. Courses are completed in state-of-the-art computer labs at Johnson County Community College. Students are prepared to enter the workforce as Computer User Support Specialists, Help Desk Technicians, Technical Support Specialists, or IT Support Representatives.

Computer Information Systems, AAS

...any Precalculus/Calculus course) 3 WEB 110 HTML and CSS 3 Social and Behavioral Sciences...

CSS 110   Spreadsheets I: MS Excel* (1 Hour)

Prerequisites or corequisites: CIS 124 or (CSS 105 or CPCA 105) or (CSS 106 or CPCA 106) or (CSS 128 or CPCA 128) or an appropriate score on a waiver test.

Upon successful completion of this course, students will demonstrate proficiency with spreadsheet software on the personal computer. Business decision-making worksheet models will be created and modified by entering labels, functions and formulas. Various formatting techniques will be applied to enhance the appearance of printed worksheets. Students will also learn to display the worksheet data graphically with the charting capabilities of the software.

WEB 110   HTML and CSS (3 Hours)

This course will cover the essential skills needed to create responsive websites, using HyperText Markup Language (HTML) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). Students will be introduced to the concepts, foundations, syntax and structure of HTML and CSS. Additional topics include the use of File Transfer Protocol (FTP) to publish websites and validation to web standards established by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and other organizations.