Information Technology

SouthwestTech_Icon_ComputerScienceOpen the doors to your future with Southwest Technical College’s Information Technology (IT) Program. Increase your knowledge of computer equipment as you learn how to store, retrieve, transmit, and manipulate data. This program explores hardware, networking, and computer programming through a flexible and self-directed schedule and offers specialization options in Linux System Administration or Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate.

Cost: $4,987.50
Cost includes tuition, books, fees, and supplies. 

Program Length: 930 hours (Approximately 15 academic months.)

Location: Main Campus – Health Professions and Trades Building

Start Dates: You can start the Information Technology Program anytime throughout the academic year. All courses are instructor assisted open labs. Want to enroll? Click here to get started.

Program Details:

Program Outcome:
• Southwest Technical College Certificate of Program Completion

Professional Certification Available:
Upon successful completion of the program, students may be eligible to obtain the following certifications:

• Comp TIA A+
• Comp TIA Linux+
• Comp TIA Network+
• Comp TIA Security+
• Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) include the following tests (3): 1) Installation, Storage, and Compute with Window
Server 2016; 2) Networking with Window Server 2016; 3) Identity with Window Server 2016.

Utah Job Outlook and Work Requirements:

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      Rocky Mazorow
      Computer Science Coordinator

      Greg Davis
      Computer Science Instructor

      Richard Mallek
      Stacy Douglas

      High School Transfer Agreements (High school classes transferring to Southwest Tech)

      SUU Dual Enrollment/Course Equivalency (Southwest Tech courses transferring to SUU)


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      “I just fell in love with programming. I wake up in the morning excited to program.”

      Drake Hunt

      Computer Science Graduate

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      Occupational Advisory Committee

      Each Southwest Tech Certificate Program has an Occupational Advisory Committee that consists of industry professionals from the regions we serve. These committee members ensure that desirable, relevant, and current practices of each occupation are being taught. This program has committee members from the following organizations:


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