Military Credentialing Programs - CompTIA IT Fundamentals Certification Exam Prep (COSC 1301)

CompTIA ITF+ helps professionals to decide if a career in IT is right for them or to develop a broader understanding of IT.

  • ITF+ is the only pre-career certification that helps students or career changers determine if they have a competency for information technology and if it is the right career path for them.
  • ITF+ is the only single certification that covers all areas of IT foundations, creating a broader understanding of IT making it ideal for non-technical professionals.
  • ITF+ establishes an IT education framework for students in middle school and high school.

Program Description

COSC 1301 Introduction to Computing

Overview of computer systems—hardware, operating systems, the Internet, and application software including word processing, spreadsheets, presentation graphics, and databases. Current topics such as the effect of computers on society, and the history and use of computers in business, educational, and other interdisciplinary settings are also studied. This course is not intended to count toward a student's major field of study in business or computer science.

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Program Location and Duration

Online, 1 term, 3 credit hours

Program Cost

Tuition based on location and student status

Additional Program Information

  • This program will prepare you to sit for the CompTIA IT Fundamentals (ITF+) exam.

  • The cost of the exams are not included in the price of this course.

  • CompTIA Security+ certification exam costs $349. Exam Vouchers can be purchased through Academic membership with CTC student email for discounted price of: $114

Program MOS

1C, 1D, 1E, 1K, 6N, E6, J2, K2, L7, Q7, R3, S1, Z8, 12Y, 13J, 13R, 14E, 14G, 14H, 17C, 17E, 26A, 26B, 26Z, 51A, 70D, 25B, 25C, 25D, 25E, 25L, 25N, 25P, 25Q, 25U, 25W, 25X, 25Z, 35F, 35N, 35P, 35Q, 35S, 35T, 35V, 37F, 68A, 94E, 94H, 94W, 94Z, 125D, 140A, 140K, 170B, 948B, 948D, 948E, 255A, 255N, 255S, 255Z, 30A, 51A, 51R, 51S, 51T,

Program Careers

Computer and Mathematical

Contact Info

Coordinating POC: CITS Department  at 254-526-1164 or

Registration POC: 254-526-1131 or 254-526-1133 or