Computer Information Technology

Certificate of Proficiency |  Ozark Campus  |  In-Person

The Certificate of Proficiency in Computer Information Technology is a course of study that prepares students for entry-level employment in a computerized field. The courses within the certificate of proficiency can lead to a new career or simply enhance a person's skill set to make him/her more productive and marketable. This certificate of proficiency may be applied to the Technical Certificate in Computer Information Technology and the Associate of Applied Science degree in Computer Information Technology.

Hands-on Learning Opportunities

  • Students work on networking, computers, programming, etc. in the classroom and lab as well as on computers accepted for repair.

Skills You Will Learn

  • Fundamental Computer Operation
  • Networking
  • PC Maintenance
  • Programming


About This Degree


Students living in states bordering Arkansas receive in-state tuition.

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify. The Arkansas Tech University school code to use on the FAFSA is 001089.

The AR Futures grant could cover your expenses for this credential. Check credential eligibility

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You could work as a(n):

  • Banker
  • Computer Science Intern
  • Computer Technician
  • Programmer

Alumni of our program work at:

  • ABB
  • Arkansas Valley Electric Co-Op
  • Bank OZK
  • Public School Districts


View the links below to better understand the courses, the course timeline, and who your faculty will be when you enroll as an ATU student.

Credentials that stack with this degree:

  • Associate of Applied Science in Computer Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Applied Science
  • Bachelor of Professional Studies
  • Technical Certificate of Computer Information Technology

Point of Pride

Our award-winning program has multiple Gold, Silver and Bronze medalists from State Championships in Computer Information categories from SkillsUSA State and Nation competitions.


Find out how we will empower you to meet every challenge head-on.


program faculty



Kale Rudolph
Program Chair

Technology and Academic Support Building
1700 Helberg Lane
Ozark, AR 72949

(479) 508-8500 ext. 6620