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2019-2020 College Catalog 
    
2019-2020 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Foundation Certificate of Completion Planning Guide


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How to use this Planning Guide:

This planning guide provides in-depth information about the requirements for this certificate. Review this information with your advisor and develop a plan for completion. 

  • Click on “print degree planner”  for a print-friendly version of this planning guide.
  • The Class Schedule will tell you when classes are available this quarter. 
  • The Annual Schedule  can provide information about when classes are typically offered throughout the year.

Program Description:

Shoreline Community College offers a short-term Certificate of Completion (CC) in VCT Computer Foundation leading to an entry-level position in information and visual technology. Students interested in advancement are encouraged to enroll in longer courses of study to complete additional certificates or associate degrees in Visual Communication Technology. Students pursuing a four-year baccalaureate degree in Associate in Fine Arts (AFA) degree planning guide.

Certificate of Completion (15 Credits)


Note: Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information in this publication. However, the information is subject to change without notice and final career decisions are the responsibility of the student.

Program Prerequisites:


Placement into ENGL 099 , EAP 099 , or EAPAB 099  and placement into MATH 098 .

Certificate Completion


Students should automatically receive their Certificate after successful completion of all required courses. If you have not received your Certificate, please contact Jenifer Aydelotte in the office of Student Learning and Success at jaydelotte@shoreline.edu or 206-546-4719.

Program Advisor:


Christine Shafner
206-546-7628 cshafner@shoreline.edu Rm 2174
Alan Yates 
206-533-6771 ayates@shoreline.edu Rm 2054
Claire Fant
206-533-6763 cfant@shoreline.edu Rm 2024

For Program Information:
Mary Bonar
206-546-4671 mbonar@shoreline.edu Rm 2057

Program Information:


Length of Program: 15 Credits
Completion Award: Certificate of Completion
Enrollment: Every Quarter
Approximate Quarterly Costs: $25-$85
(in addition to tuition, books and parking)
Website: https://www.shoreline.edu/visual-arts/

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VCT Computer Foundation-What is it?


This program is designed for students needing an introduction to computers, common art and Design software, and equipment operation in the workplace. It is also the first certificate in a series of short-term certificates which build towards a one-year certificate of proficiency in Visual Communications Technology (VCT) and also a two-year degree.

Program Outcomes:


Students who successfully complete this program-by achieving a GPA of 2.0 or better for the entire program-should be:

Prepared for entry-level positions and course studies in information and visual technology.

Career Opportunities-What can I do with a Certificate in VCT Computer Foundation?


Graduates are hired in entry-level positions as computer operators, within customer service, or positions requiring basic computer operations.

Potential employers include: Freelance or self employment. For more, please visit career information and resources at http://www.shoreline.edu/counseling-center/career-counseling.aspx.

Shoreline Community College


16101 Greenwood Ave N
Shoreline, WA 98133-5696

206-546-4101

www.shoreline.edu

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