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IT-CompTIA A+ Computer Essentials

Certificate

Program number: 901542CERT

Overview

The CompTIA A+ Computer Essentials Certificate from Madison College provides instruction for information systems professionals and programming students in the areas of computer hardware and software.

Topics covered include installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of personal computer hardware, operating systems and software.

Program Details

Students earning Madison College’s CompTIA A+ Computer Essentials Certificate may attend part time.

CompTIA A+ Computer Essentials classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses:

  • Madison - Truax

Explore financial aid eligibility for this program.

All courses for this program are offered only in person.


Admission

To Apply

View the admission requirements for application deadlines, materials, and requirements.

  • Review the admission checklist to learn how to apply to a program or certificate at Madison College.
  • Attend an Academic Information Session to get started in the admission process.
  • Visit MATC to learn more about the Madison College experience including campus tours and program open houses.

After Acceptance

Once you are admitted into your program, review the Start of Semester Checklist to prepare for your first day of classes at MATC. 

Questions?

Contact the Enrollment Center at EnrollmentServices@madisoncollege.edu or (608) 246-6210.

Curriculum

Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2017-2018 academic year. To learn more about Madison College, visit us.

Current program students (including newly admitted), go directly to your Degree Progress Report (also referred to as an Advising Report or Academic Requirements) to view:

  • Progress toward your specific requirements
  • Alternative (in lieu of) courses to meet specific requirements

If you have questions after reviewing your report, please see Advising Services.

Courses


Outcomes

After completing the CompTIA A+ Computer Essentials certificate at Madison Area Technical College, you will be prepared to:

  • Test for the CompTIA A+ certificate.
Careers

After completing the CompTIA A+ Computer Essentials certificate at Madison Area Technical College, you may find employment as:

  • CompTIA A+ Certified Technician