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  • About the Program
    Burton's Computer Information Technology program offers hands-on training and classroom lecture designed to help students pass the CompTIA A+ Technician Certification. The A+ Certification provides proof of mastery of basic computer and networking concepts to potential employers and colleges. Earning certifications can help students obtain in-demand jobs and can be a factor in salary and promotional considerations. Students planning to further their education by going to a two or four year college should consider taking advantage of our dual enrollment program where they can earn college credit.

    CIT I – Essentials:

    • The Essentials course starts out with the basics.

    CIT II – Technician:

    • The Technician course builds upon the foundation of Essentials, with a heavy emphasis in troubleshooting computer problems as well as PC maintenance and repair.

    Networking Concepts:

    • The Networking Concepts course is available only to Juniors or Seniors. It delves into the intricacies of how computers communicate with each other.
  • Instructor

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    Mike French

    Started at BCAT in 2007
    Entered the field in 1992
    BA in Computer Science
    AS Electronics
    Comp TIA A+
    Comp TIA Network+
    Microsoft Certified Professional

  • Career Pathways

    Database Analyst

    Database Administrator

    Information Technology Engineer


    Information Systems Architect

    Data Systems Designer

    Network Technician