With more and more microcomputer-based systems entering the marketplace, there is a need for people who can link their computer hardware expertise to the general needs of business. This concise program prepares you to step into that role by combining a broad range of computer-related courses with strong interpersonal skills training. On the technical side, you’ll gain a working knowledge of the various aspects of the field. You’ll learn basic computer hardware theory, operating systems and application programs. You’ll also get plenty of hands-on experience with installing, maintaining and applying trouble-shooting techniques. On the business side, you’ll learn to develop approaches for maintaining strong customer relations, providing effective technical support and improving your employability skills. Upon completion, you’ll have a valuable combination of technical and business abilities to start you off in the career direction of your choice.