Computer Information Technology

Effective Fall 2013, all new students will be enrolled in the Computer Technology Integration program.

Existing Computer Information Technology Students - See your advisor for additional information on how this change will impact your studies.

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.

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.

Computer Information Technology Degree Graduation Plan
For students already enrolled in the program.
No new admissions to this program effective Fall 2013.

Students interested in this program should see the Computer Technology Integration program page.

Students may also be interested in the Geospatial Technology program.


Gainful Employment Data (2012-2013)

Computer Information Technology Diploma

Applications Certificate

Linux Certificate

PC Troubleshooting Certificate


 Faculty Contact:

Trey Cherry
Chair, Information Technology Studies
Edgecombe Community College
2009 W. Wilson St.
Tarboro, NC 27886
(252) 823-5166, ext. 207