Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

Information Technology

Information Technology

The Information Technology curriculum prepares graduates for employment as designers, testers, support technicians, administrators, developers, or programmers with organizations that use computers to design, process, manage, and communicate information, depending on the technical path selected within this curriculum. Course work includes development of a student’s ability to communicate and solve technical issues related to information support and services, interactive media, network systems, programming and software development, and other emerging technologies based on the selected area of study. Graduates should qualify for employment in entry-level positions with businesses, educational systems, and governmental agencies which rely on computer systems to design and manage information. The program will incorporate the competencies of industry-recognized certification exams.

CCC&TI offers two different educational programs in this area:

Technician working with Network equipment

Admission Requirements

  1. CCC&TI application
  2. High school transcript(s) or high school equivalency
  3. College transcript(s) if applicable
  4. CCC&TI placement tests
  5. Interview with admission counselor


Costs at North Carolina community colleges are traditionally the best educational value available for college transfer, technical, and vocational students. For current tuition and fees at Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute, contact the Student Services Office at 828.726.2200 or 828.264.7670.

Financial Aid

Financial assistance is available to qualified students through grants, scholarships, loans, and part-time employment in the college work-study program.

Career Information

To learn more information about Careers in the Information Technology field, visit CCC&TI's Career Coach site for the following programs:

Career Coach logo AAS: Information Technology - Networking and Cybersecurity Track

Career Coach logo AAS: Information Technology - Computer Programming and Development Track


Program Information

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                                                	Thomas Mendenhall
Thomas Mendenhall
Director / Instructor

Information Technology
Science, Technology, Engineering & Math
Caldwell - E - 352
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