Coleman University Closed: What Does This Mean For Students?


Coleman University closed this month after being in operation for over 55 years. They were denied their bid for Western Association of Colleges and Universities Senior College and University Commission (WASC) accreditation. This was not due to any misconduct, nor is it a judgement on the quality of education provided. It was simply an issue of financial solvency which led the Board of Trustees to make the difficult decision to have Coleman University closed. They have since been working to…

Tech Certification Programs


If you're interested in a CIAT tech certification program, you might be wondering... What kind of job can I get? What kind of salary will I get paid? Is there growth potential for the career I'm interested in? These are just some of the questions that might be going through your mind. You want to be sure that the time you are investing will result in a successful future. At CIAT we specialize in media arts and tech certification programs…

Event Recap: CIAT Grand Opening!


CIAT's Grand Opening on Saturday, 6/2/18 was a huge success! Over 250 guests joined us as we celebrated the official opening of our National City campus. Read on for a full recap of the big day, including our favorite pics from the event! The event began at 10 am, but many of our guests were here and ready to party before then. We checked them in and gave them the first of their CIAT swag: a raffle ticket (or two,…

Grand Opening: National City Campus


↑REGISTRATION CLOSED*↑ Although our South Bay campus has been open for a couple of months, we haven't officially had a grand opening yet. But on June 2nd, 2018, that all changes! CIAT will be hosting our official Grand Opening event for our National City Campus on Saturday 6/2/18, from 10 am - 12 pm. We want to welcome current students to our new campus, and officially become part of the amazing National City community! During the event, guests will be…

Benefits of Getting Certified


If you want to succeed in the I.T. world, you need to know all about the benefits of getting certified. As careers in technology become more and more prominent, employers are expecting candidates with more and more education. It's no longer enough to have experience in the IT field; big employers like Google and Microsoft are expecting candidates to have at least one or two certifications as well. I.T. Certifications at CIAT IT Business Edge recently published a "Top 10…