CompTIA Career Roadmap

Deciding to work in the IT industry is an exceptionally good choice. Getting an IT certification can help you get started and get ahead in your career. The CompTIA IT Certification Roadmap can make navigating the world of certifications a little easier.​

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Establish the groundwork for an IT career with one of these foundational certifications.

Certifications that can get you there

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CompTIA A+

The CompTIA A+ certification is the starting point for a career in IT. The exams cover maintenance of PCs, mobile devices, laptops, operating systems and printers.

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CompTIA IT Fundamentals

The ITF+ exam focuses on the essential IT skills and knowledge needed to perform tasks commonly performed by advanced end-users and entry-level IT professionals alike.

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European Computer Driving License

The ECDL Foundation offers three levels of computer literacy certification to verify the digital skill level of individuals worldwide: Base, Standard, and Advanced.

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Microsoft Office Specialist

Get the most out of Microsoft Office by earning a Microsoft Office Specialist certification in a specific Office program. MOS certifications are available for: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access, SharePoint, OneNote, Office 365

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Microsoft Technology Associate: IT Infrastructure Track

Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) addresses a wide spectrum of fundamental technical concepts. It is an introductory Microsoft certification for individuals considering a career in technology.

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Internet and Computing Core Certification

The Internet and Computing Core Certification (IC³®) provides students and job-seekers with the foundation of knowledge they need to succeed in environments that require the use of computers and the Internet.

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