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Computer & Information Technology

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  • The Internet age has transformed how businesses operate. Today it's hard to find an industry or business that doesn't depend on digital information. At SPC, the College of Computer & Information Technology gives you guided pathways for degrees and certificates in a number of areas and a bachelor's degree in technology management. We offer state-of-the-art laboratories, equipment and advanced and specialized classes in online or traditional classroom settings.

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    Advisory committee helps SPC connect with local needs

    St. Petersburg College’s Technology Advisory Committee helps the college maintain an industry-centered curriculum that keeps up with the rapid changes in today’s IT industry. The advisory committee is made of professionals within the community that provide oversight and ensure our programs remain relevant and effective. Read more. 


  • At SPC, all of the IT certificates and associate degrees listed below transfer into our B.A.S. in Technology Development and Management.

    Computer Support 

    Computer Support

    Prepare to provide computer support for information systems and technology services in a business setting.



    Learn how to stay a step ahead of hackers and enter the growing Cybersecurity field.



    From voice recognition apps to Internet browsers, the world is full of computer and web programming breakthroughs.

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    Web Development

    Our web development programs teach you what makes a good website and prepare you to enter this aesthetic field.

  • From the Blog

  • Free tech support for SPC students

    The idea of free tech support provided to SPC students at the St. Petersburg/Gibbs Campus Geek Bar was so successful last summer that the campus Student Government Association (SGA) decided to provide funds to pay student interns to keep up the good work. Read more.

    Women in Technology International honors SPC students

    Women in Technology International (Tampa Bay Chapter) honored three St. Petersburg College technology students with scholarships at their Geek Glam 2016 event on Thursday, Oct. 6. Melissa Gardner (left), Gina Baker (middle) and Terryn LeMaster (right) were selected out of 13 applicants by the Women in Technology International Board as the 2016 scholarship winners. Read more.

    Women in Technology event coming to SPC on Oct. 27

    The College of Computer and Information Technology at St. Petersburg College will host the first Women in Technology Career Exploration and Networking event at the SPC St. Petersburg/Gibbs Campus on Thursday, Oct. 27, from 5:30-8 p.m. Read more.

    Technology scholarships for high school students

    Looking for technology scholarships for college? The Tampa Bay Chapter of the ISC(2), (International Information System Security Certification Consortium) is awarding two $1,000 scholarships to local high school juniors and seniors. ISC(2) is a non-profit organization which specializes in information security education and certifications. You may be eligible for these technology scholarships. Read more.

    Social Engineering and CEO Fraud attacks

    Social Engineering and CEO Fraud attacks are hot topics in the field of Cyber Security and will be the main topic at the quarterly (ISC)2 Tampa Chapter meeting. Open to the public, the free meeting will be held: Saturday, Sept. 17, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Read more.

    Technology faculty named AP Computer Science Reader

    Jun ‘Thomas’ Ma, a new full time faculty with SPC’s College of Computer and Information Technology (CCIT), was recently awarded the Advanced Placement Computer Science Reader/Rater designation by Educational Testing Services. While the credentialing is for high school teachers, earning the designation is an honor as becoming an AP Reader is a highly selective process. Read more.

    New Data Analytics program gives students SAS knowledge

    Data Analytics classes at St. Petersburg College provide foundational material needed to begin a career in data analytics. Specifically, the classes prepare you for the SAS Base Programmer certification, an extremely valuable industry standard that makes you highly marketable. Read more.

    IT Security certifications boost expertise

    As IT security breaches continue to make headlines, companies are focused on hiring employees with in-demand certifications as proof that they have the proper training to do the job. IT Security jobs on the rise Demand for IT Security analysts is expected to be very high. Read more.

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