Overview

The Information Technology Tech Support Certificate Program consists of courses which provide students with core IT knowledge and technical support skills used in business and industry. Students will take courses in hardware/software, networking, database, Linux, Cloud Services and Windows Server. Students will also learn how to apply these skills in a tech support environment. Extensive hands-on training is provided in our computer and networking labs.

This program is available days and evenings.

The certificate culminates with students performing an internship which an lead to employment.


This program is financial aid eligible.


To be eligible for federal financial aid, students must submit an official, final high school transcript, or the equivalent documentation that demonstrates high school completion, to the NHTI Admissions Office.

Information Technology Tech Support Certificate

Course NumberCourse TitleCLLABCR
IST 102CPC Applications303
IST 103CProgramming with Raspberry Pi223
IST 104CPC/Mobile Hardware & Networking223
IST 109CPC OS Security & Cloud Fundamentals223
IST 140CDatabase Design and Management223
IST 154CIntroduction to Networks223
IST 170CIntroduction to Linux223
IST 180CCloud Services and Windows Server223
IST 290CIT Career Development202
IST 291CIT Internship Search & Approval021
IST 294CSenior IT Internship093
XX xxxCElective approved by Department Chair303
TOTAL CREDITS33
CL – Number of lecture/classroom hours per week for the course
LAB – Number of simulation laboratory, laboratory or clinical hours per week for the course
CR – Number of credit hours for the course

55-60%

of students qualify for financial aid