Technology Courses

PHSC’s variety of technology courses will prepare students for careers in computer programming, cyber security, tech support, network support, and other computer science fields. Select from a variety of individual courses to further your knowledge or choose a certificate track. Individual courses and certificate courses may apply to the associate degree. Students should consult with an Academic Advisor to determine the best pathway to success based on their interests and career goals.

2021 Spring Individual Course Schedule

Technology Courses

Certified CompTIA A+

Course: NCC0101-0300 (virtual)
Dates: Jan. 21 – Apr. 29
Days: Tues., Thurs.
Time: 6 – 9 p.m.
Cost: $1595
Scholarship: PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship
Description: This course will prepare you to sit for the CompTIA A+ certification examination. You will learn the fundamentals concepts of installation, configuration, and maintenance of PCs and related software/hardware; the assemble and disassemble components to specification; apply troubleshooting skills to diagnose and resolve issues.

Certified Linux Essentials - Cybersecurity

Course: NCC0103-0302 (virtual)
Dates: Jan. 25 – Mar. 23
Days: Mon. – Thurs.
Time: 6 – 8 p.m.
Cost: $1995
Scholarship: PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship
Description: This course will prepare you to sit for the CompTIA A+ Certified Professional. This course introduces  students to Linux, the most widely used operating system in the cyber and cloud computing environments. Students will learn the Linux operating systems, file management concepts and components, data extraction, command scripting, security concepts, and develop virtual machine skills.

Certified Python Programming - Cybersecurity

Course: NCC0102-0310 (virtual)
Dates: Apr. 5 – May 25
Days: Mon. – Thurs.
Time: 6 – 8 p.m.
Cost: $1995
Scholarship: PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship
Description: This course will prepare you to sit for the Microsoft MTA – Introduction to Programming Using Python certification exam. Python programming is easy for beginners to learn and widely used in cybersecurity and scientific data exploration areas. Students in this course will learn about data types, control flow, object-oriented programming, and graphical user interface-driven applications.

How to Register

To complete the application process for a Continuing Professional Education/Industry Certification Prep course, follow these steps:

  1. Register for the continuing education course. Do not pay the fees. 
  2. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) using PHSC school code 010652, if not previously completed.
  3. Complete the PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship Online Application for tuition funding, available to eligible students.

Career Certificate and College Credit Certificate Programs

PHSC offers degree and certificate programs, exam prep and other courses to meet the unique needs of students. That is why we also provide other fast-track and short-term (one or two semesters) credentialing opportunities to prepare students for the workforce. Credit certificates are stackable and part of the Associate in Science degree listed. Clock hour certificates articulate to the listed degree.

Technology Certificates

Computer Programming Specialist

Degree: Computer Programming and Analysis
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 18
Scholarship: PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship

Digital Media/Multimedia Production

Degree: Digital Media/Multimedia Technology
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 15
Scholarship: PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship

Information Technology Administration

Degree: Internet Service Technology
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 18
Scholarship: PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship

Network Support Technician

Degree: Network Systems Technology – Adv. Network Specialization
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 21
Scholarship: PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship

How to Register
  1. Apply to the College to become a PHSC student. 
  2. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) using PHSC school code 010652, if not previously completed.
  3. Meet with an Academic Advisor to register for courses.
  4. Complete the PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship Online Application for tuition funding, available to eligible students.

Questions?

Direct your questions, concerns or requests for more information to the PHSC Workforce Development Office at careertraining@phsc.edu.