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Information Technology Certificate

With two ITEC levels to pursue, this certificate program offers you a foundation in Information Technology that will prove helpful in demonstrating competency to any potential employer. By obtaining your certificate in either applications or programming, you will become better equipped to pursue a career as an IT professional.

Industry Highlights

Employment in Information Technology and related service industries is expected to grow rapidly, as firms and individual consumers continue to increase their use of information technology services.

- Bureau of Labor Statistics

Career Opportunities

  • Data and Information Systems
  • Hardware Troubleshooting
  • IT Consulting
  • Web Development
  • Software Engineering

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of weekly gatherings for luncheons or lectures on various topics of interest, as well as having the opportunity for educational work experiences on and off campus.

NEWS:

Read More Armstrong Earns Prestigious Designation as National Center of Digital Forensics Academic Excellence

(October 9, 2017) – Armstrong State University has been designated as a National Center of Digital Forensics Academic Excellence by the U.S. Department of Defense Cyber Crime Center. The university is only one of 14 institutions in the country to earn this prestigious designation. 

Read More Armstrong to Present Visiting Writers Series Event Featuring Elise Blackwell on Oct. 5

(September 28, 2017) - Armstrong State University’s College of Liberal Arts will present a reading by acclaimed writer Elise Blackwell. The author of five novels, including Hunger, which was named the "Best Book of 2003” by the Los Angeles Times, Blackwell will read from her latest work of fiction, The Lower Quarter

Read More Armstrong Selected for Erasmus Grant to Support International Exchange Opportunities

(September 22, 2017) – Armstrong State University Associate Professor of Computer Science and Information Technology Felix Hamza-Lup, Ph.D., recently secured an Erasmus Plus Grant, which will fund international exchange opportunities for students and faculty at Armstrong and Georgia Southern University.

Read More Armstrong to Host Robert I. Strozier Faculty Lecture by Dr. Paul Dunn on Sept. 22

(September, 18, 2017) – Armstrong State University will host a free lecture by Dr. Paul Dunn, an assistant professor of biology. The lecture, "Change Can Kill: What Barnacles Can Teach Us About Dying Young," will explore the mystery of why so many living organisms die young, despite the clear disadvantage of doing so,using barnacles as model organisms. This event is free and open to the public.

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