Why Earn A Tech-Focused Certificate
Published on Jan 19, 2021 by Bridgette Cude
Interested in Computer Science or Information Technology? Start here.
Have you thought about a career in technology but you're not sure where to start? You're not alone. It can be difficult to navigate which area of tech interests you, what skills you'll need, or even the right questions to ask when you haven't had enough experience to know.
If this sounds like you, earning a technology-focused certificate might be a great option for finding your passion without wasting your time or money going down the wrong path.
Computer Science - Campus & Online
This certificate program focuses on problem-solving using programming languages. You'll learn the basics of computer science and methods used by the pros in the industry. You'll also explore algorithms, logic, functions, and control flow.
Information Technology - Campus & Online
This program will give you the skills you need for operating systems, troubleshooting, network communication, and information security. You'll also learn how to support workplace technology across any industry and how to work with integrated cloud systems.
Why Earn Your Certificate
Find Your Path in Technology
A certificate in Computer Science or Information Technology is an effective, efficient introduction to your opportunities in the tech industry. You can find out what aspects of technology match your interests and strengths, whether it's programming, working with systems, or troubleshooting before committing to a bachelor's degree.
Transfer Your Credits
These certificates are accredited and transferable to bachelor's degree programs like Computer Science, Information Technology, Game Development, Cybersecurity, or Mobile Development.
Learn Essential Skills in 7 Months
Full Sail's curriculum is fast and focused with certificate programs lasting seven months. That's a quick turnaround for learning the essentials for entry level positions in tech like junior software developers, support technicians, and web developers.
Financial aid is available for those who qualify.
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