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Information Technology

Take ‘Ctrl’ of Your Future!

Build communication networks for companies, safeguard data and information, create and administer databases, and help people troubleshoot problems with their devices.

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Willem Duavalo
I’ve always wanted to explore further into the IT Program and...
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Willem Duavalo
Dixie Tech Student
I’ve always wanted to explore further into the IT Program and this seemed like a very affordable, very achievable way of doing that.
Willem Duavalo
Willem Duavalo
Dixie Tech Student
Rehman Chaudhary
I think the labs are my favorite part, when we...
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Rehman Chaudhary
Dixie Tech Student
I think the labs are my favorite part, when we get to do hands-on work. In this class specifically we’ve worked with networks, servers, wiring,and things like that
Rehman Chaudhary
Rehman Chaudhary
Dixie Tech Student
Kaden Dinsmore
With all the experience the instructors have, and all the...
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Kaden Dinsmore
Dixie Tech Student
With all the experience the instructors have, and all the hands-on experience we’re getting, we’re definitely getting the information that we need to be able to go out and get jobs.
Kaden Dinsmore
Kaden Dinsmore
Dixie Tech Student

Program Overview

Learn more about our Accredited Information Technology program

The Information Technology program provides education and hands-on experience with computer hardware, software, networking, security, cloud technology and other relevant technologies. Students apply classroom theory through simulations, labs and virtual environments to gain skills in technology deployment, support, maintenance and troubleshooting. The program prepares students for industry certifications like CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+, AWS and more.

as a student of this program, you will:

    • Understand soldering techniques, and PC assembly
    • Learn component removal and identification
    • Install operating system, hardware components, and networking hardware.
    • Configuring small office/home office (SOHO) networks
    • Understand cloud migration and storage

Attainable Certificates include:

    • Accredited Dixie Technical College Certificate
    • CompTIA A+ (Security+ , network+) 
    • AWS Cloud Foundation

This program prepares you for CAREERS such as:

Computer User Support Specialists – Median Income $58k year, with top earners at $95k year.*

Network & Computer Systems Administrators – Median Income $90k year, with top earners at $140k year.*
Computer Systems Analysts – Median Income $102k year, with top earners at $161k year.*

    *Source: careeronestop.org

    Total Tuition and Course Fees:

    $3,957.00

    SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS AVAILABLE

    Program Length:

    12 Months

    Credit Hours

    30

    High School: Open to Seniors. Tuition is waived for high school students, however they are still responsible for course fees, textbooks and additional costs.

    Upcoming start dates:

    April 22, 2024 | 12:00pm – 4:00pm | Mon – Fri

    August 26, 2024 | 4:00pm – 8:00pm | Mon – Fri

    January 7, 2025  | 8:00am – 12:00pm | Mon – Fri

    Need more information?

    435.674.8400

    Courses

    what you’ll learn

    Information Technology 

    You will be immersed in a comprehensive curriculum encompassing the entire spectrum, from the intricacies of hardware design to the complexity of software systems.

    You will learn how to resolve issues that range from cybersecurity threats and system glitches to software malfunctions. Furthermore, this program fosters the development of quick thinking and the capacity to perform under pressure, ensuring that graduates emerge as excellent problem solvers ready to confront and conquer any challenge they are presented with.

    Term 1

    INTRO COURSES (14 CREDIT HOURS)

    TEIT 1200: A+ Core I – 3 credit hours

    TEIT 1210: A+ Core II – 3 credit hours

    TEIT 1800: Certification Test Prep I – 1 credit hour

    TEIT 1810: Certification Test Prep II – 1 credit hour

    TEIT 1100: Introduction to Networking – 1 credit hour

    TEIT 2100: Computer Networks – 4 credit hours

    TEIT 1820: Certification Test Prep III- 1 credit hour

    Term 2

    ADVANCED COURSES (16 CREDIT HOURS)

    TEIT 1300: Linux Foundations – 2 credit hours

    TEIT 1500: Introduction to Scripting  1 credit hour

    TEIT 2200: Security + – 4 credit hours

    TEIT 1830: Certification Test Prep IV  1 credit hour

    TEIT 1400: Introduction to Cloud  2 credit hours

    TEIT 1840: Certification Test Prep V  1 credit hour

    TEIT 1850: Certification Test Prep VI  1 credit hour

    TEIT 2950: Final Project  3 credit hours

    TEIT 1050: Career & Workplace Relations  1 credit hour

    COUNCIL ON OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION

    Dixie Technical College is accredited by the Council on Occupational Education. Accreditation by COE is viewed as a nationally-honored seal of excellence for occupational education institutions and denotes honesty and integrity. Information regarding accreditation may be obtained at:

    Council on Occupational Education
    7840 Roswell Road, Building 300, Suite 325
    Atlanta, GA 30350
    Telephone:770-396-3898 Fax:770-396-3790
    council.org

    Tuition & Course Fees

    Cost overview

    Tuition at Dixie Technical College is affordable

    Tuition & Fees must be paid before registering for class unless a payment plan or other funding options have been approved and signed. Information is subject to change without notice.

    Tuition is waived for High-School students, however they are still responsible for course fees and additional costs.

    Term:
    Tuition:
    Course Fees:
    Total Tuition & Course Fees:
    Total Cost:
    $3,150
    $807
    $3,957

    Tuition, fees and other costs are subject to change without notice.

    Total Tuition and Course Fees:

    $3,957.00

    Additional Costs:

    $590 – Voucher Codes (Required)

    $60 – AWS Cloud Foundation (Required)

    $131 – CompTIA A+ 01*

    $131– CompTIA A+ 02*

    $202 – CompTIA Network*

    $297 – CompTIA Security*

    *Not required for program completion

    Need help paying for college?

    Learn about Scholarships and Grants and how to apply for Financial Aid by using the links below.

    Start dates & times

    cohort start dates

    upcoming start dates and class times for this program
    Class Days:
    Class Hours:
    April 22, 2024
    Monday - Friday
    12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    August 26, 2024
    Monday - Friday
    4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    January 7, 2025
    Monday - Friday
    8:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Program cohorts are open until filled. Once a cohort is filled, applicants will be considered for the next start date.

    Program Length:

    12 Months

    Admissions Process
    V

    BEGIN AN APPLICATION

    V

    Professional Goal Statement

    V

    Accuplacer, act or sat score requirements

    Accuplacer Qualifying Scores:

    Math – 245

    Reading – 245

    English – 245

    ACT Qualifying scores:

    Math – 15

    Reading – 15

    English – 15

    SAT Qualifying scores:

    Math – 390

    ERW – 290

    Accuplacer may be waived with proof of:

    • Equivalent ACT/SAT scores taken within the past 5 years.
    • College classes (MATH 900 or above and ENGLISH 1000 or above) with a ‘B-‘ grade or above taken within the past 5 years.
    • Associate’s Degree, or Bachelor’s Degree.

    Cost of Accuplacer test: $15

     

    V

    Education Verification

    Provide a copy of one of the following: High School Diploma, High School Transcript showing graduation date, GED, Associate’s Degree, or Bachelor’s Degree. 

    High-school students can sign up for an Accuplacer Test or provide qualifying ACT/SAT test score results. 

    V

    One Reference from a non-relative

    V

    Application fee

    $0 for in-state applicants and $10 for out-of-state applicants.

    V

    Application Review

    After successfully completing and submitting the above requirements, the College will perform an application review. Students will be emailed regarding thier acceptance status.

    To get started on these requirements begin an application.

    career pathways

    what you can become

    discover  possible career paths for this program

    Computer Support Specialist

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    Network & Computer Systems Administrator

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    Computer Systems Analyst

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    Steps to take

    Follow these steps to start your journey at Dixie Tech! Many classes have a waitlist or fill fast, so getting started as soon as possible is recommended.

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    Industry Expert Instructors

    Our industry-leading instructors, equipped with years of experience and knowledge, are prepared to mentor and guide the next generation of I.T. Technician Experts.

    Ken Richmond

    “As a self-proclaimed technology geek, I find fulfillment in mentoring students and sharing my passion for electronics, networking, and support after years in the industry.”

     

    Lee Devine

    “I find joy in those ‘lightbulb’ moments when students finally grasp concepts they’ve struggled with. Guiding others to achieve their dreams makes teaching incredibly rewarding.”

     

    Information technology Industry Partners

    Dixie Technical College’s OAC program collaborates closely with industry partners, ensuring that its curriculum remains highly relevant and applicable to the dynamic demands of the modern workplace.

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    Questions about this specific program? Maybe a question about Dixie Tech? Our advisors are here to help.

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