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The certificate program is tailored to provide students with a specific focus within a broader area of study. Specialized skills and deeper understanding of the subjects are a result of participation in a certificate program. Completion of the program usually indicates that the student has successfully developed the skills needed for further work within their chosen profession.

 

What is a Certificate of IT? This certificate represents a higher degree of specialized training in the field of IT (Information Technology). There are many opportunities to hone specific skills with this program. For example, programs include Certification Microsoft Office Specialist, Higher Certificate in Business in Computer Application, and Certificate IV in Audiovisual Technology. The classes vary from one program to another. A focus on computer applications may lead to the study of subjects such as the creation of websites and the development of databases.

 

There are some significant benefits to completing this type of program. The specialized training that students receive prepares them to pursue better salaries as they move into their professions. Many programs enhance the abilities that the students have already developed. Employers are also aware of the advantages of the specialized training of a Certificate of IT; some provide financial aid for their employees.

 

Certificate programs are located at many schools and institutions around the world, so the costs associated with attendance vary a great deal. Individuals who hope to enroll should contact specific schools for tuition schedules and other fees.

 

After completion of the program, students are ready to progress into other academic areas. Some students already hold professional positions and use the programs to enhance their ability to perform and advance in their profession. Graduates often find positions as specialists in their field, researchers, diagnosticians, or educators. The development of specialized skills prepares graduates to become leaders in their industry.

 

Interested students may look through the various programs and schools. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school by filling out the lead form.

 

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20 Results in Information Technology

Utica College Online

The Computer Forensics certificate of advanced studies teaches students how to apply computer and network forensic tools and techniques to investigate cybercrime, fraud, ... [+]

Utica College is proud to offer several online graduate and undergraduate certificates based on the framework of our bachelor’s and master’s level programs in Cybersecurity & Policy and Financial Crime.

The online Cybersecurity Certificates provide students with an understanding of the tools and techniques used to actively protect cyberspace systems and networks. Each 18 credit certificate can be completed in just one year. The cybersecurity certificates help to prepare students to take advantage of testing for professional certifications, such as CompTIA A+ and CompTIA Security+. In addition, these credits seamlessly transfer into an advanced degree at Utica College.

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USA Utica
January 2020
Part-time
1 year
Online
edX

Learn the basic concepts of Information Systems and their application and the terminology used in IT to advance your career. ... [+]

Learn the basic concepts of Information Systems and their application and the terminology used in IT to advance your career

This introductory program is designed to give business professionals the basic background on Information Technology (IT) to let them get the most in their interaction with IT professionals, either from their company or from external corporation, as they will have a deeper understanding when identifying requirements, evaluating workloads or supervising results in the IT field.

Through this program, you will learn the basic concepts of information systems and their application, and gain familiarity with the terminology used within the IT field.

This program covers the following topic areas: Information Systems and Office Application Software in Organizations: Standard office suite tools, office systems (email, conferencing, etc.), basics of desktop operating systems. Internet, web browsers, Electronic Data Interchange, and enterprise-wide systems. Hardware and Systems Technology: Computers and their components, data representation and processing. Computer networks, client/server architecture, operating systems architecture, and wireless computing. Information Systems Software Development: Software development, systems development, information processing, user interface design and standards, software project management. Programming Concepts and Data Management: Programming languages and logic, object-oriented methods, data types and structures, file types, databases, SQL. Web technologies and development, data warehousing and data mining. Business, Social, and Ethical Implications and Issues: Economic effects, business strategies, privacy concerns, security threats and controls, intellectual property and careers in information technology. Job Outlook Project managers who work on projects related to Information Technology. A middle manager in any department that... [-]
USA Cambridge
January 2020
Full-time
Part-time
15 - 20 weeks
Online
University of California, Irvine - Division of Continuing Education

Corporations have been put on alert to heighten their infrastructure and data security due to threats from hackers and cyber-terrorists. Government agencies and customers ... [+]

Overview

Corporations have been put on alert to heighten their infrastructure and data security due to threats from hackers and cyber-terrorists. Government agencies and customers have dramatically increased their requirements of corporate security procedures. Develop the skills you need to succeed in this rapidly expanding, dynamic field.

The curriculum focuses on developing a comprehensive understanding of the principles for designing, engineering, and managing secure information systems environments. Core topic areas include access control, application development security, business continuity and disaster recovery planning, cryptography, information security governance and risk management, legal, regulations, investigations and compliance, operations security, physical (environmental) security, security architecture and design, and telecommunications and network security. This program will help prepare you to sit for the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP®) exam administered by the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium, Inc., (ISC)2®.... [-]

USA USA Online
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
9 - 24 months
Online
VCampus Global

Certificate programs in are very important to validate both technology and job skills that are relevant in today's IT marketplace. This program in Server platform is desi ... [+]

Certificate Program - Server Platform

Certificate programs in are very important to validate both technology and job skills that are relevant in today's IT marketplace. This program in Server platform is designed to meet the global demand for skilled IT professionals who can support Windows Server 2008—the Windows Server operating system. It contains new features, including Web tools, virtualization technologies, security enhancements, and management utilities.

This Certificate Program is intended for

Certificate in web programming in Server Platform is for those who want to develop their professional competencies in Microsoft Server Configuration and Administration. This certificate can be helpful for career enhancement, career advancement, and even career replacement.... [-]

USA Los Angeles United Arab Emirates Al Jazirah Al Hamra India Delhi  + 2 More
September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
Online
Pacific College of Technology

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to install and manage small-scale networks, either as an independent network support technician or ... [+]

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to install and manage small scale networks, either as an independent network support technician or as part of a team.

Upon successful completion of all units in this course, students are eligible for the Certificate IV in Information Technology Networking-ICT40415. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

network support network operations support network operations technician network technician network support technician

Pathways from the qualification:

ICT50415 Diploma of Information Technology Networking or a range of other ICT Diploma qualifications.

Major study areas: ... [-]

Australia Sydney
January 2020
Full-time
52 weeks
Campus
EDULINK INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE NAIROBI

A solid foundation to start your career in Information Technology, This Certification will not only prepare you for your future studies at APTECH but will also provide th ... [+]

A solid foundation to start your career in Information Technology, This Certification will not only prepare you for your future studies at APTECH but will also provide the Know how to better understand and use existing Computer-Based Systems deployed in all modern day offices. [-]
Kenya Nairobi
January 2020
Full-time
Campus
US Online Learning

The Certified Ethical Hacker(CEH) training course enables students to identify, counter and defend hackers from penetrating networks and gaining access to vital informati ... [+]

Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)

The Certified Ethical Hacker(CEH) training course enables students to identify, counter and defend hackers from penetrating networks and gaining access to vital information. This will allow students to deploy proactive countermeasures and in turn, stay ahead of information security developments and exploited vulnerabilities. With this certification, professionals will gain a valuable credential commanding an average salary of over $100,000 per year. This course is also the prerequisite for the CHFI certification which will expand on the hacking techniques and lead into the area of cyber forensics and investigation. Topics included in this course are: DDOS Attacks, Detection, Policy Creation, Social Engineering, Virus Creation and Buffer Overflows to name a few.... [-]

USA New York
September 2020
Online
North Florida Community College

Students of North Florida Community College’s Network Security program gain an advanced understanding of computer networks and the information security issues faced ... [+]

ONLINE PROGRAM Network Security

Students of North Florida Community College’s Network Security program gain an advanced understanding of computer networks and the information security issues faced by business and industry worldwide. Students develop the skills necessary to protect intellectual property from theft and destruction, as well as how to infiltrate computer networks in order to protect against network vulnerabilities. The program offers multiple certification options:

CompTia-A+ Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Cisco Certified Network Associate Security EC-Council - Ethical Hacker EC-Council - Computer Forensics and Investigations Comp Tia-Linux Cisco Security Cisco CCENT ... [-]
USA Madison
September 2020
Full-time
Online
SLIIT COMPUTING

This is a full time one year programme offered during weekdays. Students who successfully complete the programme are eligible to receive the Foundation Certificate in IT ... [+]

Foundation Certificate in Information Technology - Pre-Bachelor’s Program

Admission is now open for this program. Please find the attached application form.

The Programme

The foundation Certificate in Information Technology (FCIT) programme designed by SLIIT Computing in collaboration with the Edexcel UK, Curtin University of Technology Australia and Shefield Hallam University, UK offers a unique pre-university pathway course for students who are unable to satisfy the undergraduate academic entry requirements to university. Successful completion of this programme entitles students to gain entry to the Diploma in Information Technology programme at SLIIT Computing to proceed with the Franchised Foreign Partner University conducted at SLIIT Computing.... [-]

Sri Lanka Colombo
January 2020
Full-time
1 year
Campus
e-courses4you

It’s now vital for any business or person to have Cyber Security. With lots of personal and sensitive information being stored such as credit card details and confidentia ... [+]

Overview

It’s now vital for any business or person to have Cyber Security. With lots of personal and sensitive information being stored such as credit card details and confidential emails, it is extremely important to keep the hackers out. In this course, you will learn the fundamentals of Cyber Security and the threats that could be lurking, including types of Malware, forms of security breaches, prevention tips, various software, how to defend against hackers and much much more.

Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required.

Recognition & Accreditation

These courses are internationally recognized and accredited by the International Association of Online Training Standards (IAOTS). The courses offered by eCourses4YouDirect are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. eCourses4YouDirect is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.... [-]

United Kingdom Harlow
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
6 - 8 hours
Online
Windward Community College

The Information Computer Science Certificate of Competence in Web Support is a competency-based program designed for the novice or professional information worker who has ... [+]

The Information Computer Science Certificate of Competence in Web Support is a competency based program designed for the novice or professional information worker who has little to no experience in Web support. This certificate is appropriate for upgrading the Web skills of industry members or for administrative support occupations.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

Design a professional website with Web tools. Upload the website with interactive Web components. Modify and update the website and add new components as needed. Develop and produce a published product.

You are eligible to apply if you:

Are 18 years of age or older, or Have earned a U.S. high school diploma, GED or equivalency ... [-]
USA Honolulu
September 2020
Full-time
Campus
361 Degree Minds

Evolved and designed by veterans in the Analytics industry, this program prepares students and working professionals to establish a hi-flying globe-trotting career in the ... [+]

Evolved and designed by veterans in the Analytics industry, this program prepares students and working professionals to establish a hi-flying globe-trotting career in the growing Data and Analytics domain. Course Highlights

Real-time Internship

An internship allows you to apply classroom knowledge in real life situations. We help you find relevant work experience opportunities in organizations involved in Big Data Analytics.

Placement Support

Our Placement Division helps our students meet companies that practice Big Data Analytics. Our Placement Division has positioned students in some of the top companies like Siemens, American Megatrends, Dell, and HCL.

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India India Online
July 2020
Full-time
Part-time
6 weeks
Online
American Heritage College

The Virtualization & Cloud Computing program targets professionals from all fields who want to update their skills to include rapidly developing technology. This is a ... [+]

Virtualization & Cloud Computing

The Virtualization & Cloud Computing program targets professionals from all fields who want to update their skills to include rapidly developing technology.

This is a specially designed, hands-on training course. It explores installation, configuration, and management of VMware® vSphereTM, which consists of VMware ESXTM /ESXi and VMware vCenterTM Server. The course is based on ESX 5. The program is geared toward professionals from all fields who are generally familiar with IT environments and are interested in learning a rapidly developing technology.

CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

American Heritage College awards a certificate of completion to students who successfully complete all the required courses for the program.... [-]

USA Orange Garden Grove Long Beach Oceanside  + 1 More
September 2020
Full-time
Campus
ExcelR Raising Excellene

ITIL Foundation is the entry-level certification within the ITIL qualification scheme. It provides an insight into the best practices that IT organizations have to adopt ... [+]

What is ITIL® Foundation Certification?

ITIL Foundation is the entry-level certification within the ITIL qualification scheme. It provides an insight into the best practices that IT organizations have to adopt and adapt to effective IT Service Management. ITIL ensures that IT services are aligned with the changing business needs and provides guidance to transform IT into a strategic asset rather than being a mere service provider.

ExcelR offers both classroom and online training on ITIL® Foundation certification, delivered by certified, experienced trainers who are considered as one of the best ITIL Foundation trainers in the industry. We are one of the best ITIL® Foundation training institutes. This ITIL® Foundation course includes interactive ITIL® classes, Courseware, 60 Day E-learning access, 4 Practice Tests, ITIL® Foundation exam and much more.... [-]

India Bengaluru
July 2020
Full-time
Campus
Online
ESAIP Graduate School of Engineering

Our training offer is designed to meet your needs (inter / intra company) and your organization. Internships are facilitated by experienced trainers who promote role play ... [+]

Our training offer is designed to meet your needs (inter / intra company) and your organization. Internships are facilitated by experienced trainers who promote role playing, application and transfer of skills.

For internships, the tools, procedures and documentation of the company are used. The trainings are organized according to your needs by ½ day or by whole day (consecutive or not).

All our training courses include an assessment of achievements allowing your employees to measure the acquisition of skills.

Our trainings are eligible to the CPF and organized according to your need, on one or more days.

Programming and databases

Object-Oriented Programming:

CC # .NETJavaVB .NETJ2EE programmingMaster the XMLUML modelingData base :Oracle ExpressOracle AdministrationSQL Server ExpressMySQLACCESSSystems and networksHardware architectureActive Directory AdministrationLINUX ADMINISTRATIONTCP / IP network administrationInstall, configure and maintain networksWorkstations under Windows SevenWindows Server 2008 R2CISCO CCNA - Routing and Witching v5.0 - 5 days (R8)CISCO CCNA - Routing and Witching v5.0 - 12 days (R9)Configure CISCO ASA FirewallIT securityProject Management... [-]
France Angers
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French
Full-time
Campus