Graduates of the Computer Technology program are
prepared for careers as field technicians specializing in microcomputer repair
and network diagnosis.
The Computer Technology
program leads to an Associate in Applied Science degree, and is coordinated by
the Math, Engineering and Computer Science (MEC) department. This curriculum
provides the skills needed for careers in a rapidly growing technical area. Students
will be prepared for careers as field technicians specializing in microcomputer
repair and network diagnosis. Students will be prepared to transfer to a
bachelor of technology program at a senior colleges.
In support of the LaGuardia’s mission to educate and graduate its students to become critical thinkers and socially responsible citizens, the College has undertaken a team approach toward advising, designed to support you in your major from orientation through graduation. Your Advising Team is made up of faculty, professional and peer advisors. They will guide you at every step during your college career. They are ready to help you:
In your first semester, your First Year Seminar (FYS) professor is your advisor. In your second semester and beyond, you can log in to My LaGuardia to contact advisor(s) or make an appointment. Visit the Advising page to learn more about when to get advised and how to prepare for an advising appointment, and check out the Advising Calendar for information sessions, events and more.
The Computer Technology program prepares students for careers repairing and troubleshooting computers for businesses and households around the world. Field technicians generally travel to various sites, assisting a variety of clients, while in-house technicians, also called “bench” technicians, work in repair shops or exclusively for one business.
Current Students Log in to the CUNY Portal to review your Degree Audit to find out what classes to take. Have questions about using Degree Audit? Visit LaGuardia’s Degree Audit page for tutorials and how-to guides.
Degree Map Use the Degree Map and DegreeWorks to assist in academic planning and creating your own graduation plan in ePortfolio.
Prospective Students Review the Computer Technology Curriculum and the recommended course sequence below.
First Year, Fall I
First Year, Fall II
First Year, Spring I
Second Year, Spring II
Second Year, Fall I
Second Year, Fall II
Second Year, Spring I
See flexible sequence for students with basic skills needs.
For information about this program’s retention and graduation rate visit the Office of Institutional Research and Assessment website page.