Information Processing Technician

Information Processing Technician (221-299-16)
Career Studies Certificate
1 Year (2 Full-Time Semesters)

The information processing technician career studies certificate assists students in developing the basic software skills involved in information processing in the office environment and their applications for a range of office functions. Occupational objectives upon completion of this certificate include office assistant, office support technician, customer service care center, information technology assistant.

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Tuition and Funding Options

Tuition rates for this program are approximately one-third the cost of attending a four-year college or university in Virginia. Compare savings now!

An estimated $15.2 million dollars in grants, loans, work-study and scholarships are awarded to Lord Fairfax Community College students each year. We are committed to using all available funds to help you gain access to a college education.  

Payment plans are offered to break down tuition payments.

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Course List

This is a general list of courses required for this program. For a complete list of courses and requirements view “Program Information”.

College Success Skills
Editing/Proofreading Skills
Keyboarding II
Office Administration I
Professional Development
Word Processing II

Program Information

Academic Plan

Gainful Employment

The US Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.” The information provided here is the best available to us. We hope that this information is helpful to our current students and to prospective students as they make their career and educational choices.

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