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IT Professional Certificates


Interested in starting a Professional Certificate? Illinois Institute of Technology's Office of Professional Development will be hosting a Professional Certificates Info Session! Topics covered in this session include Professional Certificate Program options, WIOA funding, registration process and more! Please click the link below to RSVP!

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 -- 6:30pm-9:00pm
IIT Rice Campus
201 E Loop Rd, Wheaton IL. 60189


The Information Technology Certificate Program (IT) and the Industrial Technology Professional Certificate Program (INTM) offered through the Office of Professional Development of the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) in Chicago are semester long training classes designed for working professionals who are either looking to upgrade or expand their IT skills, or make a career change into the field of computer technology or technology management. All programs are approved for students receiving funding through WIOA (Workforce Investment and Opportunities Act).

Classes are a combination of both lecture and lab, which allows students hands-on practice of the skills and concepts presented. All classes are taught by proven industry professionals who enhance the learning process with real world knowledge and experience. Classes may be taken individually, or as a three course certificate program sequence awarding the participant a Professional (3+ courses) or Career (2 courses) Certificate in one of the concentrations listed below.

Information Technology (ITM) Professional Certificates



Program Admission

Admission to these programs is based upon background and experience rather than academic prerequisites. Applying is easy; all you need is a resume! If you have any questions about the IT Professional Certificate program, feel free to contact the Certificate Program Manager & Advisor or see our Frequently Asked Questions page for more information.

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OR CONTACT US: 1-312-567-5282  |  npower@IIT.EDU


Workforce Investment Act (WIA/WIOA)

The Workforce Investment Act is an innitiative that offers financial assistance to unemployed persons or persons who meet the federal low-income guidelines for job training.

Illinois Institute of Technology's Continuing Education Program is an approved provider of WIA certified programs. For more information, please contact Nuala Power: or 312.567.5280.

Professional Certificate Programs are one of the many groups of offerings within the Office of Professional Development department which has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 1760 Old Meadow Road, Suite 500, McLean, VA 22102. In obtaining this approval, the Office of Professional Development of the School of Applied Technology has demonstrated that it complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard which is widely recognized as the Standard of good practice internationally. As a result of their Authorized Provider accreditation status, the Office of Professional Development is authorized to offer IACET CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard.