Computer Technology


Would you like to sharpen your skills and carve your own career path?

Computer Technology is a degree program consisting of 23 core credits that must be taken. Twenty one credits of electives are chosen in an area of interest to the student. The student should be able to complete one to three additional certificates using the technical electives required in the AAS degree. Your Program Advisor will guide you regarding the variety of career emphasis options that fit with your strengths and career direction.

Location: Albert Lea, Austin, Owatonna, Online Course(s)
Program Starts: Fall, Spring
Course Plan: Four Semesters
Faculty: Bob Silbaugh, Doc Andree, Brenda Mandt

For in-depth information including outcomes, program fees, course descriptions, and more please visit the Computer Technology program page at

Required Core Courses (23 credits)

CPRO1000 Computer Maintenance & Repair (A+) 3 CR
CPRO1011 Windows Desktop Operating Systems 3 CR
CPRO1060 Digital Video 2 CR
CPRO1065 Linux Desktop Operating Systems 3 CR
CPRO1230 Network Essentials Plus 3 CR
CPRO1300 Intro to Coding with .Net 3 CR
CPRO1490 Intro to Mobile Apps Development I 3 CR
CPRO1590 Web Page Design I with Graphic Design 3 CR

MnTC General Education Courses (15 credits)

ENGL1101 Composition I (Goal 1 & 2) 3 CR
SPCH1200 Interpersonal Communication (Goal 1 & 7) 3 CR
- Goal 3 - Natural Sciences 3 CR
- Goal 4 - Mathematical/Logical Reasoning
- Goal 5 - History and the Social & Behavioral Sciences 3 CR
- Goal 6 - Humanities and Fine Arts 3 CR

Electives (22 credits)

- Any CPRO Course 22 CR