Industry Specific Certification
Cisco Certification Training*
Cisco training gives you the skills to work in today's networked computer environment whether it is a global corporation with multiple locations scattered around the world, or a small non-profit which requires a secure network to accommodate online donor contributions. Having Cisco certification tells any employer that you have achieved a specific skill level related to Cisco products, that you will be a knowledgeable employee, and an asset to a team.
* The college credit classes are part of Genesee's AAS degree program in Computer Systems and Network Technologies, but also available as non-credit classes.
For more specific information about the Cisco training program and certification requirements, check out the Cisco Career Certification information on the Cisco web site.
Microsoft Certification Training
Microsoft offers a wide variety of certification options and Genesee can prepare you for many of these. We recommend that if you have specific goals in mind that you talk to our faculty about our programs and find which courses will be needed for the certificate that you are seeking.
Information on the wide variety of Microsoft certification options are available on the Microsoft Training and Certification home page.
PC Troubleshooting/A+ Certification
Management of computers including desktops, portables, hand-helds and software is an ever-growing industry. Configuring systems, installing software, trouble shooting problems, and preventive maintenance processes are among the skills you will learn at Genesee.
CompTIA (The Computing Technology Industry Association) sponsors A+ Certification. Check out the CompTIA Certification information available online.
Microsoft Office Specialist Certification
The Microsoft Office Specialist (Office Specialist) certification is the globally recognized standard for validating expertise with the Microsoft Office suite of business productivity programs. Earning Office Specialist certification acknowledges you have the expertise to work with Microsoft Office programs.
Office Specialist-certified individuals report increased competence and productivity with Microsoft Office programs as well as increased credibility with their employers, co-workers, and clients. Office Specialist certification sets you apart in today’s competitive job market, bringing employment opportunities, greater earning potential and career advancement, in addition to increased job satisfaction.
Find out about the process to earn Office Specialist certification on the Steps to Office Specialist Certification page.