Robeson Community College

Computer Information Technology

  • Associate in Applied Science (AAS) – A25260
  • Certificate Information Technology Fundamentals  – C25260IT

Career Description

The Computer Information Technology curriculum is designed to prepare graduates for employment with organizations that use computers to process, manage, and communicate information. This is a flexible curriculum that can be customized to meet community information systems needs.

Course work will develop a student’s ability to communicate complex technical issues related to computer hardware, software, and networks in a manner that computer users can understand. Classes cover computer operations and terminology, operating systems, database, networking, security, and technical support.

Career Information

Graduates should qualify for employment in entry-level positions with businesses, educational systems, and governmental agencies which rely on computer systems to manage information. Graduates should be prepared to sit for industry-recognized certification exams.

The following is a list of local employers in the field of Computer Information Technology:

Entry-Level Salary

Program Requirements

The Computer Information Technology AAS Degree is a 70-credit hour program. There is a basic core of credit hours. The program also consists of 15 general education credit hours.

Helpful Personal Attributes

Analytical skills, an attention to detail and problem solving/troubleshooting capabilities as well the ability to work with others and effective oral and written communication skills.

Program Contact

If you would like additional information about the Computer Information Technology program, contact Carolyn Watson, Business Technologies Chairperson, at 910-272-3452 or