Develop Core Skills with an Information Technology Certificate Program
Technology is evolving quickly and you can be a part of it. Begin developing the core skills you need in an IT role with our Information Technology (IT) Essentials Certificate program. This online IT certificate will expose you to concepts across the broad field of IT, so as you continue your education journey with us, you can choose a more specialized program that best fits your future goals. You’ll gain hands-on experience with Internet of Things (IoT) projects to help jump-start your IT career.
In this program you will explore and apply skills in the following areas:
- Digital Devices
- Operating systems and more
Tech Essentials Grant
At DeVry University, we’re proud to offer various scholarships and grants to help you with your educational interests. Among them is the Tech Essentials Grant, which offers qualifying students additional financial assistance to pursue their interest in the field of technology. This grant award program is available to new and readmit undergraduate students and offers $2,400 toward the cost of their IT Essentials Certificate Program, upon successful completion of the program.1
Stackable Programs That Build with Your IT Career
Are you eager to get started in an entry-level IT role and interested in a short program that can help you to hit the ground running? This online Information Technology certificate program helps you develop essential skills in as few as 8 months.2 And as you grow in your career, you may be able to apply credits from the IT Essentials Certificate program toward qualifying associate and bachelor’s degree programs at DeVry University. Take the next steps and develop specialized skills in areas like cyber security, engineering technology, networking, software development and more - so that you can prepare to move to the next level.
Classes Start Every 8 Weeks
Earn your Undergraduate Certificate in Information Technology Essentials in as little as 8 months*—or even more quickly with qualifying transfer credits.
*Not including breaks. Assumes year-round, full-time enrollment.
Graduates with our online IT Essentials Undergraduate Certificate may consider entry level opportunities in positions, such as:
Computer Network Support Specialist
IT Helpdesk Support Specialist
Entry Level Network System Administrator
Computer Systems Analyst
|MATH114||Algebra for College Students|
|CEIS101C||Introduction to Technology and Information Systems|
|CEIS106||Introduction to Operating Systems|
|CEIS110||Introduction to Programming|
|CEIS114||Introduction Digital Devices|
|NETW191||Introduction to Information Technology & Networking|
|NETW211||Fundamentals of Cloud Computing|
|CEIS299||Careers and Technology|
Build Skills With Stackable Degrees.
1Restrictions apply. Please see Scholarships and Grants page for complete details.
2Not including breaks. Assumes year-round, full-time enrollment. Additional program information may be found at https://www.devry.edu/online-programs.html.
3The figures displayed represent the minimum credit hours required for graduation. At the time of application to the next credential level, an evaluation of qualifying transfer credit will occur and the most beneficial outcome will be applied.