Career Services

TAKE THE FIRST STEP.

Enrollment Deadline - August 27, 2024

Questions about whether this program is right for you? We’ll help match you with the best program to meet your career goals.

How We Help

When it comes to taking the steps to prepare for your dream job, CIAT will be there to help you every step of the way. Our career coaching services focus on both your professional and personal development to help prepare you for a career in information technology, cybersecurity, networking, software development, web development, mobile application, or more.

Start your path to a new career with:

  • Personalized career coaching
  • Industry certification workshops
  • Resume building
  • LinkedIn profile optimization
  • Mock interview practice
  • Dedicated job board
  • Specialty career-building workshops
  • Technology career fairs and employer “meet and greets”
  • Work study and volunteer opportunities

Request Career Support

Are you interested in attending CIAT and want to know more about what steps to take to prepare for your dream job? Our Career Services Team will help you blaze your trail to your new career. Schedule an appointment today!

Companies That Have Hired Our Graduates

Because of our practical, hands-on training and rigorous academic programs, our graduates leave ready to compete for the most in-demand IT positions. CIAT students have landed successful IT roles for reputable organizations within military, technology, healthcare, financial services and transportation sectors, such as:

  • Desktop Support Analyst
  • Computer Systems Analyst
  • Engineering Technician
  • Cable Systems Engineer
  • Hardware Engineer
  • System Administrator
  • Senior Network Administrator
  • LAN System Engineer
  • IP Network Engineer
  • IT Project Manager
  • Cybersecurity Specialist
  • and more…

Click below to view CIAT graduate job placement information:

Featured Students

Each of our students has a story to tell about how CIAT has helped them launch or advance their technology careers. Hear stories from a few of our featured graduates!

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Featured Students – Adebola Ayoade

This inspiring story features one of our remarkable graduates who leveraged their education to secure a coveted role in cybersecurity before completing their program. This story highlights how early real-world work experience can be the key to competing for the most sought-after tech positions.

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Career Planning

Getting Certified

Did you know 92% of employers said that IT certified individuals receive higher starting salaries than those without certifications? Stacking your resume with multiple industry certifications that showcase you have a well-rounded set of skills and can apply your background to a variety of business tasks or strategic initiatives.

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Building Your Portfolio - What is GitHub?

What is GitHub? Why build a portfolio? Just like artists showcase their work to potential buyers through their design portfolios, or cybersecurity IT professionals will showcase their skills through a stack of specialized IT certifications, front-end, back-end, and full-stack developers showcase their coding skills through an online coding portfolios.

Career Opportunities

Explore articles on job titles, salary information, insider tips and other useful information depending on your career interests.

CIAT Career Edge

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Career Development Resources & Job Board Platform

CIAT Edge is an exciting platform that provides comprehensive support to help you achieve success in your current and future career path. This platform is a critical resource for career building as you progress through your program. The CIAT Edge platform offers a wide variety of tools and resources including:

  • Resume writing
  • Mock interviews
  • ePortfolio creation
  • Job board & more!

Career Services FAQ

Questions about our career services, and how to take advantage of all there is to offer at CIAT? Read frequently asked questions.

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Questions?

Reach out today and one of our knowledgeable Admissions Advisors will be happy to answer any questions you have about CIAT.

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2022 BEST CYBERSECURITY PROGRAMS

CIAT has been awarded top ranking status two years running in Intelligent.com’s Best Cybersecurity Program review, highlighted as “Best For Industry Certifications”. Evaluated based on curriculum quality, graduation rate, reputation, and post-graduate employment.

CIRCLE OF EXCELLENCE AWARD

EC Council, the world's largest cybersecurity technical certification organization, awarded CIAT the Circle of Excellence Award two years in a row for our Certified Ethical Hacker certification training courses and career-ready curriculum.

MILITARY-FRIENDLY

We believe you deserve an education worthy of your service. CIAT welcomes military veterans, active duty service members, and spouses using the Post 9/11 GI Bill®, Veteran Readiness & Employment (VR&E), Active Duty Tuition Assistance, and MyCAA.

FULLY ACCREDITED

We have high standards and we believe you should too. CIAT has proudly earned accreditation from the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET) listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency.

2021 Best Cybersecurity Programs

2021 BEST CYBERSECURITY PROGRAMS

CIAT has been awarded top ranking status in Intelligent.com’s Best Cybersecurity Program review, highlighted as “Best For Industry Certifications”. Evaluated based on curriculum quality, graduation rate, reputation, and post-graduate employment.

2018 Academic Circle of Excellence award badge

CIRCLE OF EXCELLENCE AWARD

EC Council, the world's largest cybersecurity technical certification organization, awarded CIAT the Circle of Excellence Award two years in a row for our Certified Ethical Hacker certification training courses and career-ready curriculum.

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MILITARY-FRIENDLY

We believe you deserve an education worthy of your service. CIAT welcomes military veterans, active duty service members, and spouses using the Post 9/11 GI Bill®, Veteran Readiness & Employment (VR&E), Active Duty Tuition Assistance, and MyCAA.

Fully Accredited School

FULLY ACCREDITED

We have high standards and we believe you should too. CIAT has proudly earned accreditation from the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET) listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency.

TAKE THE FIRST STEP.

Enrollment Deadline - August 27, 2024

Questions about whether this program is right for you? We’ll help match you with the best program to meet your career goals.

Talk to an Advisor

Request an appointment with one of our IT expert Admissions Advisors for personalized guidance on building your education plan. You’ll be able to book an appointment instantly for a time that fits your schedule. 

Enrollment Deadline - July 24, 2023!

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