The CIAT Experience

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CIAT offers a combination of practical and theoretical training resulting in job-ready graduates. With flexible class schedules that start every five weeks and the ability to take classes on campus, online, or a combination of both, our programs are designed for the working student. Our personalized attention and job placement services ensure students get the support they need to succeed in school and in their career.

A Week in the Life

Get a glimpse inside the week of a dedicated and hardworking student advancing their career with the help of CIAT.

Dream Big Work Hard

You Are Your Competition

Believe You Can

Nothing Worth Having Comes Easy

Wake Up.
Kick Butt.

Dreams Don’t Work Unless You Do

You Never Fail Until You Stop Trying

Tools & Technology

See all the state-of-the-art tools and technology CIAT has at its disposal to assist you in your quest for a higher education. We provide comprehensive training, hands-on virtual labs and instructor-led online programs so you’ll never feel alone on your journey to a better future.

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Personalized Student Support

We strive to give you every opportunity possible to succeed. That’s why CIAT offers personalized attention and support with limited class sizes and friendly faculty. You’ll also have full access to our invaluable career counseling services such as resume editing, mock interview preparations, and job placement assistance.

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Military Friendly

CIAT is proud and supportive of our friends in the armed forces. We believe you deserve the education worthy of your service and extend opportunities for active duty members and veterans alike. Our flexible on-campus and online course schedules allows you to earn your degree on your time and pay for it with your well-earned VA benefits.

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Course Schedules

Everyone at CIAT understands how busy you are. That’s why we provide a robust and malleable course catalog that adapts to your schedule. Available on-campus or online, mornings, nights or weekends, take a peek at our detailed course schedule and see which classes work best for you and your future.

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Success Stories

Everyone loves a happy ending, especially us. That’s why we want to see you excel and succeed in your new IT, software development and media arts careers. See what our recent graduates have to say about their time and experience here at CIAT.

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We at CIAT celebrate hard work, especially when it pays off. After all those hours of labs and studying, you’ve finally earned your place on stage and the degree you’ve always wanted. Before you’re handed your diploma, find out graduation requirements, ceremony details, and information for CIAT alumni and post-graduates.

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The CIAT Community

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Talk to an Advisor

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

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Student Services FAQ

Have questions about our stellar student services? Take a look at some of our most frequently asked questions.

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