Computer & Network Support Technologies

Degree Type: 

Career Studies Certificate
Computer Network Support Technologies

Minimum Total Credit Hours to Complete: 


  • STEM
    STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)
  • CTE
    CTE (Career & technical education programs for job training)

The Computer and Network Support Technologies Career Studies Certificate at Piedmont Virginia Community College provides a beginning foundation in the computer science, electronics and computer and networking support disciplines. The program prepares you for an entry-level network technician job  and for multiple industry certifications highly desirable by employers. After completing this career studies certificate, graduates may want to transition into a PVCC associate degree program in computer science, electronics or information systems technology.


Jobs this program prepares you for: 

  • Data Warehousing Specialist
  • Entry-level Network Technician
  • Network Support Specialist
  • Telecommunications Specialist

Required Courses: 

Linked classes are classes that are currently available in the class search.

Additional Program Information: 


  • ETR electives include: ETR 149, 113, 203, 290
  • ITN electives include: ITN 106, 120, 151, 170, 260, 290
  • ITP electives include: ITP 120, 132, 200, 220, 290
  • CSC electives include: CSC 201, 202, 205
  • MTH electives include: MTH 115, 163, 164, 263

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