CSS 228   PC Applications II: MS Office* (3 Hours)

Prerequisites : CSS 128 or CPCA 128 or (CSS 108 or CPCA 108 and CSS 110 or CPCA 110 and CSS 114 or CPCA 114).

This course builds on the skills covered in CSS 128. After completing this course students should be able to use advanced concepts and applications of word processing, spreadsheet and database software. Hands-on practical projects will be performed to reinforce the concepts taught.

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.