The field of technology continues to expand—fast. So fast, in fact, that many organizations are hiring IT professionals quickly to meet demand. You can take advantage of the industry growth by starting a career in IT.
Online Certification: The Fast Track Into the Workforce
There are many ways to obtain the education necessary to enter the IT workforce. For example, you could attend a two-year or four-year university. And while this might be a great choice for many students, it isn’t the only option.
Online certifications allow you to become certified in as little as one year. This means you could fast track your career through an online program. Plus, you’ll receive the added benefits of online learning such as work/life flexibility and cost savings.
Learn More About Cambridge’s IT Certifications
Cambridge offers several completely online and hybrid certification programs for you to choose from. In IT, we have three online-only certifications to prepare you for your new career.
The Computer Networking program prepares you for entry-level careers in networking. For example, you’ll learn how to operate, configure and troubleshoot operating systems. Plus, you’ll be prepared to complete the CompTIA A+ and Network+ industry certification to boost your credentials.
Cyber and Network Security
Businesses and healthcare organizations need professionals to protect their critical data and networks. Our Cyber and Network Security program will prepare you for entry-level positions doing just that. You’ll learn how to mitigate security risks, plan for data breaches and train employees on safe device usage.
Data and Project Management
Our Data and Project Management program prepares students for entry-level careers in data science and project management. This program will teach you how to analyze and wrangle data and how to manage projects on behalf of your organization.
You’ll also be prepared to complete various certifications in project management, IT and structured query language. These added certifications help build out your resuméinstead of on-the-job experience.
Before obtaining certification, you’ll need to get your high school diploma or GED. Then, after obtaining certification, you’ll be eligible for entry-level employment in your field.
Attend Online School With Cambridge
Cambridge is here to support you through your education and into your dream tech career. Let’s jumpstart that career through one of our online degree programs. To learn more about our programs or to apply today, give us a call at 877-206-4279 or send us a message.