Computer Support Specialist

Associate in Applied Science

School: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math

Dean: Melanie Rie,

Program Director: Eric Magaram,

Support Staff: Collette Gercken,

Location: Technology Center, Room: 8300, Phone: 845-574-4298

Degrees Offered:

Program Description:

The program provides students with the skills required for computer end-user support in hardware, operating systems, and applications used in today’s businesses.

Program Learning Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in the use of common computer application
  • Develop the skills necessary to install and configure computer hardware, software and operating systems
  • Develop the ability to configure wired and wireless networks
  • Implement Cyber Security practices to defend against cyber threats
  • Develop technical and customer service skills required for helpdesk and computer support positions