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With a certificate in Computer Applications Specialist, students gain knowledge on current software applications to stay ahead of the competition in the fast-paced IT industry.
Are set to be created for computer support specialists over the next 10 years, as estimated by BLS.
Enroll full-time and earn a certificate in just one year!
With our Computer Applications Specialist Certificate Program, students enhance technical expertise to understand and operate modern software.
In this program, students participate in project-based activities under the guidance of certified faculty to improve technical skills on prevailing computer technology and software programs. The work-based training develops technical writing and communication skills required in the workplace.
The comprehensive curriculum teaches essential computer skills required in current business scenarios such Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Windows, business and computer ethics, and more. The program allows students to:
Blue Ridge CTC facilitates inclusive learning opportunities and a collaborative campus environment to support personal and professional growth.
Let’s hear from our alumni who successfully completed this Computer Applications Specialist Certificate program and came closer to their career goals.
Blue Ridge CTC provides need-based financial aid to qualified applicants, ensuring all students have equal access to a quality education.
Whether you are a student worrying about tuition fees or are a parent assisting a child pay for college, we have a wide variety of financial resources available.
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Note: All salary projections are based on the current position and educational needs. BRCTC cannot guarantee that job titles or the projections given will be the salaries students or graduates will ultimately receive. Two year completion is approximate and based on full-time enrollment. Student testimonials, income statements, and examples on the College website are the results of real students. These testimonials are not intended to guarantee that anyone will achieve the same or similar results. Each individual’s success depends on his or her desire, commitment, dedication, and motivation to pursue academic and workforce opportunities. Testimonials are not intended to create a contract between a student and the College.