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PC Network Technician

Quick Program Facts

  • Number of courses: 6
    • 24 weeks
  • Total hours: 384
    • Day classes meet Monday–Thursday, 1–5 p.m.
    • Night classes meet Monday–Thursday, 6–10 p.m.
    • Open lab access on Friday
  • Length of program:
    • IT Fundamentals & A+: 16 weeks
    • Network +: 8 weeks
  • Cost: $2,400, which includes:
    • Tuition
    • Books
    • Vouchers for the CompTIA IT Fundamentals, A+, and Network+ certification exams (administered by PearsonVUE)
    • Tools
    • Academic software
    • Access to test preparation software
  • Financial aid:
  • Campus: Northwest
  • Types of instruction: classroom, hands-on training, lab drills
  • Certificate: TCC Certificate of Completion for each course

Program Description

PC Network Technician (PCNT) is an intensive set of certification preparation courses designed to prepare you to be an entry-level Information Technology professional.

Plus, you will be prepared to sit for the IT Fundamentals, A+, and Network+ certification exams after successfully completing PCNT.

We are a Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA)-certified academy. Our goal is to prepare you to succeed on your certification test.

Our graduates are work-ready and prepared to hit the ground running in the information technology field.

What is CompTIA?

CompTIA is a non-profit trade association that serves as the leading provider of vendor-neutral IT certifications in the world.

Careers

Graduates of our PCNT courses have gone on to careers in corporate IT departments and major networking facilities in companies such as:

  • Lockheed Martin
  • American Airlines
  • Dallas Cowboys
  • Tarrant County College District
  • Various insurance companies

Other graduates choose to start their own businesses.

Do I need computer experience?

No, you do not need to have PC knowledge or experience.

Our courses are specifically structured to start by establishing a strong foundation in basic functionality. Then you build on those basics to reach the technician level.

Credentials in Detail

You will receive a TCC Certificate of Completion for each course you successfully complete.

CompTIA Certification Exams

You will also be prepared to sit for the CompTIA IT FundamentalsA+, and Network+ certification exams.

You can use the vouchers included in your tuition to take the CompTIA certification tests at these locations:

Courses You Will Take

Check availability: Go to the Course Sections Offered by Term page and scroll down to Continuing Education Terms.

  • CPMT-1011 PCNT: Introduction to Computer Maintenance
  • CPMT-2050 PCNT: Industry Certification Preparation A+ Core 1
  • CPMT-2045 PCNT: Computer System Troubleshooting
  • CPMT-2050 PCNT: Industry Certification Preparation A+ Core 2
  • ITNW-1058 PCNT: Network +
  • CPMT-2050 PCNT: Industry Certification Preparation Network+

How to Apply

Register for the PC Network Technician courses.

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Contact

Northwest Campus

Andrew Castelano
817-515-7293
andrew.castelano@tccd.edu

Updated June 24, 2019