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About the Program

The Computer Technologies Department compliments the Great Basin College mission by delivering computer technology education to a diverse, far-flung, and dynamic population. One of the hallmarks of the department is its ability to respond to the current and future needs of the community. The Computer Technologies Department offers initial training and retraining, job enhancement opportunities, and national certifications in a variety of office technologies.

You can earn an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Computer Programming. Recipients of this degree will work with data in an office setting, creating spreadsheets and databases to manipulate and analyze data. Students will create web pages and GIS maps to share data and use programming to customize business documents. Work with computer hardware and networks is also included.

Getting Started

  • Contact Admissions and Records for admission procedures at 775.753.2102.

  • Complete an official application for admission.

  • Request that your official transcripts be sent to GBC.

  • Contact Computer Technologies Faculty for advisement at 775.753.2177.


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Program Faculty

Laura Pike

Kathy Schwandt
Kathy is awesome and oversees this program!

For More Information, Contact

Laura Pike: 775.753.2288, laura.pike(a)

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