Train to Become an IT Professional
IT Jobs are in Demand
Becoming an IT Professional can be a great path for you. IT Professionals are in demand and careers continue to soar across almost every industry. The Information Technology Professional program at Career Technical Institute (CTI) provides hands-on training for information technology professionals looking to learn and acquire skills for software applications, hardware troubleshooting, security issues, Cloud computing and local network support.
The Information Technology Professional program at CTI is designed to equip students with knowledge and skills that will enable them to qualify for a wide range of career opportunities. As the world becomes increasingly dependent on technology, IT professionals are in greater demand. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects an 11 percent job growth rate through 2026. As a student in this program, you will be prepared for a variety of IT-focused careers throughout many industries.
At CTI, you’ll learn how to maintain, build, troubleshoot and repair hardware and software. You will also gain knowledge and skill in networking local and wide area networked computers and prevent cyber-attacks and/or solve network security issues within the fast-growing cybersecurity industry. You’ll also understand and be able to work with cloud infrastructure services.
With an IT Professional Certificate from CTI, you’ll graduate with knowledge and skills in CompTIA A+ for computer repair, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+, Cloud Computing, Business Skills and Employment Skills. Prior to graduation, eligible students will receive an IT externship to put your skills to work with hands-on experience. Your newly acquired skills will prepare you for multiple CompTIA certifications.
Students who graduate from the Information Technology Professional program at CTI will be prepared for a number of IT positions such as, PC Support Technician, PC Technician, Computer Repair & Maintenance Technician, Customer Service/Support Representative, Help Desk Support Technician, Network Administrator, Network Support Technician Cloud Computing Service Provider and more.
Students who complete the Information Technology Professional program at CTI also have the opportunity to transfer their eligible credits into CTI’s IT Degree Program for further career opportunity growth.
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Earn your IT Professional Certificate with Online IT Classes
CTI is ideal for working professionals or busy working parents looking to take their career to the next level or people in between opportunities who have always wanted to enter the exciting IT job market. CTI’s nationally accredited, career-focused IT programs enable students to take classes on a schedule that fits their lifestyle. On-campus full-time students can complete the entire certificate in as little as 32 weeks, while part-time students can complete the IT Professional program in 48 weeks.. Online Classes are available day, evening and weekends.
An IT Professional certificate is awarded to students after earning 47 credits. This program may be completed online with 24/7 course access and substantive instructor interaction. Distance Education for this course is only currently offered in the following states: Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, Missouri, North Carolina, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Florida, Texas, Virginia, Maryland, and District of Columbia.
Prepare for IT Certifications
If you’re ambitious about your career and desire to work with technology, then an IT Professional Certificate can prepare you for several IT Certifications including A+, Network+, Security+ and Cloud+ so you may qualify for a wide variety of growth-oriented IT jobs. CTI’s Information Technology Professional program will train and prepare you to certify for:
- CompTIA A+
- CompTIA Network+
- CompTIA Security+
- CompTIA Cloud+
- Additional courses include:
- Business Problem Solving and Business Writing
- Customer Service and Communications Skills
- Operating Systems and MS Office
- Employment Skills
Having an IT Professional Certificate can lead you to more job opportunities and greater job security. Graduates will be able to install, configure, and troubleshoot operating systems; support users in the Microsoft Office Suite of applications, use statistical information retrieval to diagnose and resolve common hardware and software problems, and provide local network support. As an IT Professional graduate from CTI, you will qualify for a wide variety of sought-after IT jobs. Get the IT training and qualifications you need to stand out in any hiring opportunity. Call today to learn more. Financial aid is available for those who qualify.
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