Computer and Information Technology

Field of Interest: Computer and Information Technology

As technology evolves and data management systems become increasingly complex, the demand for highly skilled technology professionals continues to grow. In the Computer and Information Technology Field of Interest, you can explore careers in gaming, programming, technology support, web design and development, cybersecurity, and more.

We offer advanced laboratories, modern equipment, internships, and flexible and specialized classes where you will learn about computing hardware and software, web-based platforms, networks, telecommunications systems, and other innovative technology. We also make it easy for you to transfer to a four-year program through our partnerships with over 40 colleges and universities nationwide.

Programs in this Field of Interest

The Right Pathway for You

MCC offers Certificates of Completion, Associate Degrees and Transfer Degrees for this Field of Interest. Your interests and goals will guide you in selecting the pathway that is ideal for you. You may find a combination of certificates, degrees or transfer options is the fastest way to realize your dreams.

Students at any Maricopa Community College may need to complete courses at more than one of our colleges.

Certificates

The knowledge and skills acquired while earning a Certificate of Completion (CCL) can help launch you into a new career or energize your current job. Generally requiring fewer credit hours than degrees or transfer programs, a CCL may be your best first step into higher education.

A list of available certificates offered in the Computer and Information Technology program
Name Type Title Courses
Certificate of Completion CCL Adobe Foundations: Animation and Graphics Production
Certificate of Completion CCL Adobe Foundations: Audio and Video Production
Certificate of Completion CCL Android App Development
Certificate of Completion CCL Cisco Certified Network Professional: Enterprise Advanced Routing and Services
Certificate of Completion CCL Cisco Certified Network Professional: Enterprise Core
Certificate of Completion CCL Cisco Network Administration and Security
Certificate of Completion CCL Cisco Network Administration: CCNA
Certificate of Completion CCL Cisco Network Administration: CCNP
Certificate of Completion CCL Cloud Computing
Certificate of Completion CCL Computer System Configuration and Support, Linux
Certificate of Completion CCL Computer System Configuration and Support, Network
Certificate of Completion CCL Computer System Configuration and Support, Security
Certificate of Completion CCL Computer System Configuration and Support
Certificate of Completion CCL Cross-Platform App Development
Certificate of Completion CCL Cyber Engineering
Certificate of Completion CCL Cyber Operations
Certificate of Completion CCL Cybersecurity Fundamentals
Certificate of Completion CCL Data Analytics
Certificate of Completion CCL Database Development
Certificate of Completion CCL Desktop Support
Certificate of Completion CCL Foundations of Mobile App Development
Certificate of Completion CCL iOS Application Development
Certificate of Completion CCL Linux Associate
Certificate of Completion CCL Linux System Administration
Certificate of Completion CCL Microsoft Desktop Associate
Certificate of Completion CCL Microsoft Office Professional
Certificate of Completion CCL Microsoft Office Specialist
Certificate of Completion CCL Mobile App Development
Certificate of Completion CCL Native Mobile App Development
Certificate of Completion CCL Programming and System Analysis Level I
Certificate of Completion CCL Programming and Systems Analysis Level II
Certificate of Completion CCL Red Hat Linux Administrator
Certificate of Completion CCL Red Hat Linux Engineer
Certificate of Completion CCL Video Game Production: Audio and Sound
Certificate of Completion CCL Video Game Production: Coding and Scripting
Certificate of Completion CCL Video Game Production: Game Art
Certificate of Completion CCL Video Game Production: Game Narrative
Certificate of Completion CCL VMware Foundations
Certificate of Completion CCL VMware Systems Administrator
Certificate of Completion CCL Web App Development
Certificate of Completion CCL Web Design
Certificate of Completion CCL Web Development
Certificate of Completion CCL Web Foundations
Certificate of Completion CCL Windows App Development

Degrees

MCC’s associate degrees enhance your resume and prepare you to enter the workforce with an advantage. Whether you are interested in simply completing basic, required college courses or specializing in a specific area, there’s a degree for you.

A list of available associate degrees offered in the Computer and Information Technology program
Name Type Title Courses
Associate in Applied Science AAS Cybersecurity
Associate in Applied Science AAS Information Technology
Associate in Applied Science AAS Mobile App Development
Associate in Applied Science AAS Network and Systems Administration
Associate in Applied Science AAS Programming and System Analysis
Associate in Applied Science AAS Video Game Production
Associate in Applied Science AAS Web Design/Development

Transfer Degree

Want to pursue a bachelor’s degree? Save money by starting at MCC in manageable, small classes taught by renowned faculty. Our transfer pathways with Arizona universities help you achieve two goals: completing an associate’s degree while also staying on track to earn a bachelor’s degree at your transfer destination. MCC’s university partnerships throughout the nation assure your seamless transition toward a four-year degree.

A list of available transfer degree options for the Computer and Information Technology program
At MCC, get an... Emphasis in... Transfer to... To get a... Courses
Associate in Science, Emphasis in Computer Science Computer Science Arizona State University (Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering) Computer Science
(Bachelor of Science)
University of Arizona Computer Science
(Bachelor of Science)
Northern Arizona University Computer Science
(Bachelor of Science)

Other Options

Did you not find a program offered at MCC that meets your needs in this field of interest? View the Computer and Information Technology programs offered at all of the Maricopa Community Colleges.