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Graduate As a Fully-Qualified Electronics or Computer Professional

CIE has the resources with its patented lessons and lab exercises to teach students the essential technical, academic and employable skills required for high-tech jobs.

CIE graduates have applied their training to numerous challenging fields from broadcast engineering to high-tech manufacturing and robotics to sophisticated new microprocessor and computer technology.

As technology continues to grow, so will the demands for highly trained electronics and computer professionals.

Professional Certification Options

Earn a diploma from CIE and you can qualify for a professional certification from CompTIA or the International Society of Certified Electronics Technicians.

What is CompTIA A+ Certification?

The CompTIA A+ Certification is one of the most sought after credentials in the Information Technology industry.

A+ Certification signifies that the certified individual possesses the knowledge and skills essential for a successful entry-level computer service technician, as defined by experts from companies across the industry.

A+ Certification is sponsored by the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) and is backed by major computer hardware and software vendors, distributors, resellers and publications.

CIE's Course 2C will give you exam preparation in this area.

What is CompTIA Network+ Certification?

The CompTIA Network+ Certification validates competency in networking administration and support.

Those holding Network+ Certification demonstrate critical knowledge of media and topologies, protocols and standards, network implementation and network support.

This certification is geared towards those with nine months experience in network administration and support.

Network+ Certification is sponsored by the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) and is backed by major computer hardware and software vendors, distributors, resellers and publications.

CIE's Course 3C will give you exam preparation in this area.

What is the Certified Electronics Technician (CET) Certification?

This certification test is administered by the International Society of Certified Electronics Technicians and has over 46,000 certified technicians across the globe.

Certification enables employers to separate knowledgeable job applicants from those with less training and skills.

If you pass this basic electronics examination with at least a 75% grade, you will receive a certificate valid for four years, a wallet card and become eligible to join ISCET, the International Society of Certified Electronics Technicians.

CIE's 1A, 1B, 2, 4, 5, 6, 11, and 14B training programs include a study guide on how to prepare for the Associate-Level Certified Electronics Technician (CET) exam.

IEEE

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers offers student membership to qualified CIE students.

The IEEE-the largest professional engineering society in the world - and also offer CIE students and members the opportunity to participate in the activities of their local chapters. Activities include special seminars and participation in the conventions of the national organization.

Alpha Beta Kappa

If, as a CIE student, you achieve a 95% or better average in any Electronics Career Course, you are eligible for membership in the CIE chapter of Alpha Beta Kappa. This society is known for accepting members only from accredited schools with the highest academic standard.