CompTIA Training

We offer four online certificates, geared toward preparing you for CompTIA exams certification: CompTIA A+ Certification, CompTIA Network+ and Practice Lab, CompTIA SY0-601 Security + Practice Lab and CompTIA Network+ and Security+.

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Online Certificates

Find out about our online CompTIA Training certificates.

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About the Online Courses

CompTIA Training

CompTIA is an IT professional association offering certification and exams.

  • CompTIA A+
    CompTIA A+ is the industry standard for getting a job in technical support and establishing an IT career.
  • CompTIA Network+
    CompTIA Network+ verifies IT professionals have the range and depth of foundational networking skills to develop a career regardless of technology or platform.
  • CompTIA Security+
    CompTIA Security+ is an international, vendor-neutral certification that validates the baseline skills necessary to perform core security functions and pursue an IT security career.

Why Enroll?

  • Variety of Programs
    Each specific program will vary depending on skill level, instruction and desired outcome. These range from entry-level to advanced knowledge and can include practice labs or additional content. These programs are designed to fit any prospective student’s individual needs.
  • Comprehensive Instruction
    This training program will provide you knowledge regarding information technology, including operations such as installation, maintenance, troubleshooting and much more. Certain programs will teach you about more specific content, such as cryptography or network security.
  • Careers in Information Technology
    Enrolling in the CompTIA training program and completing the certification exam will open the door for a wide selection of information technology careers. You will have developed new and useful abilities, in addition to refining your existing skills.
  • Included Certification Exam Voucher
    The CompTIA Training program provides participants with vouchers for the CompTIA A+ 220-1001 and 220-1002 certification exams upon completion of courses. The certification will elevate your professional development and capabilities in the information technology field.

Cost and Length

  • CompTIA A+ Certification
    Cost: $1,295
    Length: 60 hours / 4 months
    When to Start: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
  • CompTIA Network+ & Practice Lab
    Cost: $2,195
    Length: 120 hours / 12 months
    When to Start: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
  • CompTIA SY0-601 Security + Practice Lab
    Cost: $1,995
    Length: 75 hours / 12 months
    When to Start: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
  • CompTIA Network+ & Security+
    Cost: $1,995
    Length: 125 hours / 6 months
    When to Start: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer



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World Education Partnership

SF State's College of Professional & Global Education offers this program in partnership with World Education.

World Education offers a large array of courses and eLearning products to meet the needs of their academic partners. World Education's mission is to create a positive learning journey for students by providing superior service, comprehensive content and expert coaching in a format that is available and affordable to all students. They accomplish their purpose when students complete their program ready to meet the expectations and challenges of their industry and are equipped to find employment.

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