Applied Computer Applications

Certificate

Program Overview

With just one year of study in FLCC's certificate in Applied Computer Applications program, your marketing skills will be developed in preparation for entrance into the job market. You'll be among graduates who are qualified for employment opportunities in computer operations, computer support or computer applications. You may also choose to progress into FLCC's Information Technology program.

Online Learning

The Applied Computer Applications certificate program at FLCC is offered at least 50 percent online. For more information on FLCC's online learning programs, contact the Office of Online Learning at (585)785-1303 or visit the College's Online Degree Programs page.

Curriculum Requirements

As a student in this program, you are required to complete a minimum of 31 credit hours with a grade point average of no less than a C (2.0). For this certificate, you must successfully complete:

Mathematics

  • 3 credit hours of Mathematics Electives

Business

  • ACC 101 Principles of Financial Accounting
  • BUS 111 Computer Keyboarding
  • BUS 123 Business Communications

Computer Science

  • CSC 102 Tools for Internet Users
  • CSC 103 Computer Science Portal
  • CSC 115 Introduction to Computing
  • 3 of the following courses:
    • CSC 134 Core Word
    • CSC 135 Core Excel
    • CSC 136 Core PowerPoint
    • CSC 139 MS Access
  • 3 credit hours of Computer Science Electives OR BUS 115 Computer Law and Policy
  • CSC 251 Applied Database Concepts

General Electives

  • 3 credit hours of General Electives

Sample Schedule

The schedule below shows how the requirements for this certificate may be met in two semesters. For some students, fulfilling certificate requirements may take more than two semesters to complete. When planning your schedule, you should consult with your advisor.

First Semester (17 credit hours)

  • ACC 101 Principles of Financial Accounting (4)
  • BUS 123 Business Communications (3)
  • CSC 102 Tools for Internet Users (3)
Choose 3 of the following:
  • CSC 134 Core Word, CSC 135 Core Excel, CSC 136 PowerPoint, and/or CSC 139 MS Access (3)
  • Math Elective (3)
  • BUS 111 Computer Keyboarding (3)

Second Semester (14 credit hours)

  • CSC 103 Computer Science Portal (2)
  • CSC 115 Introduction to Programming and Computing (3)
  • CSC 251 Applied Database Concepts (3)
  • CSC Elective OR BUS 115 Computer Law and Policy (3)
  • General Elective (3)

Gainful Employment Information

This program falls under gainful employment disclosure regulations, a rule set by the U.S. Department of Education. View Gainful Employment Information about this program, including estimated cost and employment opportunities.