Earn An IT Certificate Online at Washington Tech

Let’s face it; life is neither simple nor cheap! At the same time, no other point in history has provided as many opportunities for jobs in the tech industry allowing you to move into a more prosperous, stable career path. So if you’re ready to make a change and move forward toward your dream career, Washington Technical Institute can provide you with the opportunity you’ve been waiting for.

Certificate or College?

The great thing about an IT certificate program is that you don’t have to attend college for years to start on the career path you want. In fact, our programs can be completed in under a year. The other advantage of a certificate program is that you don’t have to end up with a mountain of debt like many college graduate do. 

Because of the constant growth in IT fields, fast-paced, intensive certificate programs like those offered through WTI are accepted as a legitimate alternative to degrees, opening doors to job opportunities for students who graduate with an IT related certificate.

Cybersecurity Certificate

The field of cybersecurity is projected to grow by 33% between 2022-2030, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This much faster than average growth means that companies are searching for individuals qualified to work in this field. 

WTI offers a 12 credit, 8 month self-paced program covering topics like information security, network defense, and advanced cybersecurity. Students who leave successfully complete this certificate program will learn both introductory and advanced skills to identify and address security concerns, learn how to build proactive security plans, and gain the skills they need to solidify an organizations cybersecurity processes.

Full-Stack Developer Certificate

Jobs in the area of full-stack development are set to grow at a rate of 13% through 2030, a much faster than average rate, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This is another high-growth IT field that doesn’t have enough qualified workers to supply the demand.

With bi-weekly starts, this 12 month, 21 credit certificate program prepares you to work with web development and design as well as backend data management. You’ll learn basic and then advanced web development and design techniques using the most up-to-date tools. From JavaScript to Python, you’ll have the tools you need to develop interactive sites, graphics, and mobile and web applications.

Web Development Certificate

Web developers and digital designers are also in demand with a BLS projected job growth rate of 13% between 2020-2030. With that faster than average growth rate, positions are constantly opening for someone looking for a new career path.

Covering JavaScript, HTML, and C++ coding languages, this 8 month certificate program will prepare you through instructor-led activities to help you gain an in-depth understanding of network building. With Bi-weekly start dates, a new career could be just around the corner for you through WTI’s Web Development Certificate program.


Washington Technical Institute’s fully online IT certificates can be completed in 12 months or fewer, with daily or bi-weekly start dates. Such flexible start dates makes this program unique and much more accessible for our students. An additional benefit of WTI’s programs is that we offer affordable pricing and monthly payments to help our students leave school without debt. 

Although our goal is to help our students graduate their programs with little to no debt, we also recognize that some students might need to utilize a loan for their educational investment. We are excited to announce our partnerships with Climb Credit or Ascent, student lending companies focused on financing career-building programs. 

If you’re ready to enroll and start your training to enter or improve your role in IT, you can register for your program online through our website. Still have questions about our programs? Feel free to call us at 800-371-5581 or text us at 952-465-3702. Our admissions specialists will be happy answer whatever questions you have.

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Advance your education with an accredited certificate program from Washington Technical Institute (WTI). WTI is Regionally accredited by the Middle States Association CESS, and licensed by the Minnesota Office of Higher Education as an institution of higher learning.

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Washington Technical Institute is Regionally accredited by the Middle States Association CESS, and licensed by the Minnesota Office of Higher Education as an institution of higher learning.