CIAT ROI Calculator

Investing in your education may seem daunting, but the rewards last a lifetime.

Choosing to go to college is a major life decision. Managing both coursework and budgeting can be challenging, so it is always important to keep in mind the reward of a promising future waiting for you at the end of all your hard work. Consider this – you’re working a position now at $32k a year with little opportunity for advancement, and you’ve chosen to pursue a career in tech. The calculator below will help give you a snapshot of what your educational journey might look like, and the return on your investment. From the beginning of your program all the way to the end, and into the first years of your career, CIAT is with you every step of the way.

*Statistics and salary information displayed are US averages sourced from,,,, and in 2021. They represent the most up-to-date information at time of print and are not to be construed as guarantees of employment or future earnings. Students starting at entry-level positions may start at lower than average salary ranges. Some employers may require students to earn a Bachelor’s degree and/or have up to 5 years of work experience in addition to the training provided in this program in order to attain sample job titles and average salary ranges provided.


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Graduate With More Than Just A Degree

With CIAT, you finish your education with more than a degree – you leave certified and ready to launch your career. Our extensive IT curriculum covers 12 industry certifications that prove to employers that your skills go beyond the classroom, increase your earning potential, and open opportunities for career advancement. 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.

Join over 2,000 students who have enrolled in CIAT accredited Certificate and Degree programs and are on their path to launching or advancing their IT careers. Our extensive, custom designed IT curriculum provides training for up to 14 industry certifications, starting with ITF+.

  • No exam fees
  • Unlimited exam attempts*
  • Hands-on training through on-campus and virtual online classes
  • Online test preparation workshops
  • Test preparation software
  • Complimentary week-long IT bootcamps
  • One-on-one support from certified instructors
  • Accredited Certificate and Degree programs to beef up your resume
  • Personalized career services support including resume building and career coaching

*Students are encouraged to take certification exams while actively enrolled in the degree program. Unlimited certification exam attempts expire 90 days after graduation. The following are single attempt exams and are not eligible for a retake voucher: CEH, CASP, CISSP, DevNet & CCNP. See certification exam policy for more details.


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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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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