Program at a Glance

Program Type
1-year Certificate
Area of Study
Computer & Information Technology
Learning Options
100% online
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Get Started in the In-Demand I.T. Industry

Data center and I.T. technicians have rapidly expanding career opportunities. Get training and jump into this career with Germanna’s certificate program.

Why Choose Germanna

Along with its wide preparation for the I.T. industry, this certification program prepares you for a position as a data center technician or I.T. technician. This program also helps prepare you for CompTIA’s A+, Network+, and Security+ certification exams.

Career Options

In-Demand Jobs:

  • Data Warehousing Specialists
  • IT Support Technician 
  • Network Technician 

Salary Expectations

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What You'll Learn

In-Demand Skills:

  • Computer applications
  • Linux and CISCO systems
  • Network security
  • Software design
Course Highlights
ITN 101: Introduction to Network Concepts
ITN 107: PC Hardware and Troubleshooting
ITN 263: Internet/Intranet Firewalls and E Commerce Security

Courses may vary from semester to semester. Please consult the college catalog for the most up-to-date information.

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Work Experience
Work experience can help you identify areas of opportunity for advancement. At Germanna, education and training are available for any stage of your career.
Technical Training
Technical training and career-based certificates can further develop the specific job skills you need to advance in your current job or change careers.
Associate's Degree
Our associate degrees can prepare you for entry-level careers, professional certifications, and successful transfer to a four-year school.
College Transfer
Transfer your Germanna credits to top Virginia four-year schools including UMW, VCU, and Hampton U through our guaranteed transfer agreements.
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