Computer Information Technology


The goal of the Computer Information Technology Program is to inspire and educate our students by equipping them with the concepts, skills and work ethics required to meet the vocation-related challenges of today and tomorrow.

We accomplish this by providing training in the use of technologically-current operating systems, application software, and hardware. By providing resources, expertise, and opportunities for on-going learning about computing and information technology, and by training graduates who are equipped to research and solve the outstanding problems of information systems and their applications we help insure our students will become proficient with information and technology skills.



Information Detail
Time Commitment Full Time
Typical Program Length 16 Months
Clock Hours 1,728
Class Type Day
Credentials Certificate, Diploma
Total Tuition/Fees $6,405.00
Textbook/Supplies Cost $2,505.00
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Program Credentials

Option NameHoursCredentials
Desktop Technician432Certificate
Networking Technician864Certificate
Security Specialist864Certificate
Microcomputer Support Specialist1296Diploma
IT Specialist1728Diploma

Campus Locations

McMinnville Campus
241 Vo-Tech Drive
McMinnville, TN 37110

Job Duties

Repair, maintain, or install computers, word processing systems, automated teller machines, and electronic office machines, such as duplicating and fax machines.

Job Outlook

Bright Outlook: Yes

Currently employed in the area: 2,120

Current job openings per year: 260


First Trimester: 
Orientation and Safety
Computer Concepts
Introduction to Operating Systems
Introduction to Applications
Hardware and Troubleshooting
Customer Service
A+ Certification Preparation
Second Trimester: 
Preparation for Networking+
Preparation for Security+
Third Trimester: 
Introduction to Linux
MCTS Guide to Windows 7
Fourth Trimester: 
Introduction to Healthcare Technology
Windows 2008 Server


CompTIA A+
CompTIA Network+
CompTIA Security+
Microsoft – Windows 7, Configuring
Microsoft – Windows Server 2008, Active Directory, Configuring
Microsoft – Windows Server 2008, Network Infrastructure, Configuring
Microsoft – Windows Server 2008, Server Administrator
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate

Books and Supplies Lists


Jerry Parker
Jacob McGonigle

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