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CompTIA – IT Fundamentals

CompTIA IT Fundamentals

The information technology industry is comprised of a vast range of fields related to digital information and technology.

Rapid changes in the ways organizations use technology have created a huge demand for IT professionals, making it one of the more in-demand professions in today’s workforce.

This entry-level technology course takes only a few weeks and is the starting point to a variety of IT paths students can pursue.

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Topics Covered in the CompTIA IT Fundamentals Course

Completion of the CompTIA IT Fundamentals course provides students with better insight into whether the IT field is right for them.

Classes focus on the features and functions of common operating systems and network devices.

Students learn about:

  • IT Concepts & Terminology
  • Infrastructure
  • Applications & Software
  • Software Development
  • Database Fundamentals
  • Security
  • Web Browsing
  • Common Applications

Who Benefits from Certification in IT Fundamentals?

  • Students considering a career in IT.
  • Professionals working in fields that require a broad understanding of IT.
  • Marketing, sales, and operations staff in IT-based organizations.

Information Technology Job Outlook

The job outlook for careers in information technology in the US is very favorable.

There are almost 600,000 tech businesses in the United States and the median technology job wage is nearly double the national median wage. Cybersecurity represents the fastest-growing IT sector, with a 31% job growth rate projected over the next decade. (Source: CompTIA)

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An estimated 12.4 million individuals are employed in the technology industry in the United States.

A 2021 report published by CompTIA projects the technology employment is anticipated to increase at approximately twice the rate of overall employment, with some occupations growing 4x to 5x the national rate:

  • Cybersecurity, +31%
  • Data Scientists, +30%
  • Software Developers, +23%
  • Web Developers, +15%
  • CIOs and IT Managers, +14%
  • Database Admins and Architects, +13%
  • IT Support Specialists, +13%
  • Systems Analysts and Engineers, +12%

Flexible Schedules, Online Classes

This is a hands-on program. The schedule is flexible to accommodate the working adults and those with other responsibilities. Year-round courses mean students can start the program in any month, not a set spring or fall semester.

Students complete their work online and under the supervision of a qualified and experienced instructor.

Instructors are available to provide lectures and support while students work on their online coursework.

CCI offers career services support to all students, including career assessments, job fairs, interviewing, and job search support.

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