PC Maintenance Associate Degree

Earn your Associate degree in PC Maintenance online – at home, at your own pace.

pc maintenance degree online

Did you know that computer support specialist jobs are expected to increase 17% in the coming years?¹ Develop your skills with the Penn Foster College PC and Computer Maintenance Technology Online Degree Program, and take the first step towards your IT career goals.

The PC Maintenance Technology Associate Degree Program helps students learn how to install and troubleshoot personal computers and related equipment, perform maintenance on computers and networks, and more. Here are a few qualities that competent computer maintenance technicians have in common:

  • Analytical: You use logic and careful analysis to solve a problem.
  • Problem solving: Finding the missing piece can be challenging and rewarding.
  • Detail oriented: It’s important to have a sharp eye and check things twice.
  • Persistent: Obstacles are part of the job and not a reason to become frustrated.

Online PC Maintenance degree program

Your lessons include information on PC repair, computer applications, PC operating systems, PC hardware, network protocols and internetworking, Internet security, database technology, and even a course to help you prepare for the CompTIA A+ certification exam.

In the Penn Foster PC Maintenance Technology Online Associate Degree program you’ll cover topics on:

  • Installing, troubleshooting, and operating software and hardware
  • Performing maintenance tasks on computers and networks
  • Working with Internet applications and security
  • Programming in CGI/Perl and Java™ and advanced database technology


Why Choose Penn Foster College?


Join over 30,000 active students and take advantage of Penn Foster’s flexible and affordable online associate and bachelor’s degree programs, undergraduate certificate programs, and individual college courses.

Nationally accredited – and at an average cost of $79 per credit – other schools do not match our combination of convenience, quality and affordability. Many of our college credits are also recommended by ACE CREDIT. Although every college makes its own decision on the transferability of credits, ACE CREDIT recommendations are considered by more than 2,000 of its participating institutions, helping you get the quality credits you deserve.



To take advantage of our special TUITION DISCOUNTS or to ask questions about any of our programs, please call us toll-free at 1.888.427.1600, or click below to request more information.



¹ Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, Computer Support Specialists, on the Internet here. Statistics found in the United States Department of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook are based on national data, so job growth in your area may be different.

* The Final Semester at No Cost promotion does not include any practicum or resident lab training fees. To qualify for this offer, A.S. degree students must complete and pay in full for at least 30 Penn Foster credits and B.S. degree students must complete and pay in full for at least 60 Penn Foster credits prior to the final semester.