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Sauk Academic programs

Computer Information Systems: PC Technician

(B29) Certificate

 This PC Technician certificate is available for students who are interested in entry level employment in the computer field with a specialization as a personal computer technician.

Work and Employment

PC Technicians are involved in the installation, use and maintenance of computers. They may set up the physical computer and peripherals for end users. They are proficient in operating systems and are often the first responder to end users.

Program Contacts at Sauk Valley Community College
Academic Advising, 815/835-6354; Dr. Mary Lou Kidder, Professor of Computer Information Systems, 815/835-6358; Kevin Megill, Associate Professor of Computer Information Systems, 815/835-6251; Valarie Sleger, Professor of Computer Information Systems, 815/835-6388. 

Estimated Program Cost

The following figures are based on 2016-17 tuition and fee rates and the course fees in the Class Schedule for the required number 17 credit hours.

In-DistrictOut-of-DistrictOut-of-State
Tuition $1,887.00 $5,440.00 $5,899.00
Fees $207.00 $207.00 $207.00
Course Fees * $85.00 * $85.00 * $85.00
Total Tuition and Fees $2,179.00 $5,732.00 $6,191.00

* Note: Course fees may vary depending upon the classes that a student completes within an academic program. The course fee above is only an estimation and represents the maximum course fees possible; it is likely that course fees will be lower than the estimation above.