CompTIA Tech Career Academy Admissions

Admissions Process

We will guide you through a 5-step process as we determine whether you and CompTIA Tech Career Academy are a good fit:



Start by filling out a simple online application.



Take a few short assessments to help us get to know you. Learn if you qualify to move on in the process.



Meet with an advisor in a video chat to discuss your interest in CompTIA Tech Career Academy.


Admissions Decision

Receive our admissions decision within two to three business days after your interview.


Financial Assistance

If you are seeking financial assistance, provide us with some additional information to determine if you qualify.

Have Questions about Admissions?

View the video to walk step-by-step and see what happens to your CompTIA Tech Career Academy application. Our process is fast and easy. And best of all, it’s free to apply.






For much less than the cost of a college degree, CompTIA Tech Career Academy can provide the training you need to land and succeed in a great IT job. What you pay will vary depending on whether you receive financial assistance, but in keeping with our mission, we strive to keep our costs down. As a not-for-profit, our focus is not on making money—it’s on your success. And our tuition rates reflect that commitment.


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Financial Assistance

Some CompTIA Tech Career Academy students will need help paying tuition. Financial assistance —up to the full tuition amount—is available to qualifying students in many locations through our generous donor organizations. Students also can access low-interest-rate CompTIA Loans to pay their tuition after their training. Explore your financial assistance options by clicking the button below.


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Get Your Questions Answered

Attend one of our information sessions to get your specific questions answered. While talking to one of career services managers, you'll get an overview of our training program, hear about what types of jobs you can land after graduation, and learn how to apply for admission and what types of grants are available for tuition support. 

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Are We A Good Fit?

Our goal is not only to train you but to see you land—and succeed in—an IT job. You don’t need any prior tech experience to enroll.

However, in order to be admitted to CompTIA Tech Career Academy, you must be:

  • At least 18 years old
  • A high school graduate or GED holder or have transcripts confirming higher-level degree(s) earned from an accredited institution
  • Eligible to work in the United States
  • Able to provide valid government-issued photo identification or driver’s license
  • Able to participate in an online interview
  • Able to take an aptitude test and achieve the minimum acceptable score
  • Able to speak, read/write and understand the English language
  • Able to use a computer to navigate in the Windows environment


Additionally, if enrolling in our online programming, you must be able to learn in an online environment and have access to the internet and a reliable laptop or desktop computer with a current web browser and Microsoft Office software applications.



Non-Discrimination Policy

CompTIA Tech Career Academy (CTCA) will not discriminate in any way (including with respect to its administration of its educational policies, admissions, policies, scholarship, grant and/or loan programs, and other school-administered programs) against any applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions, transgender status, and gender identity), national origin (including Limited English Proficiency), age, disability, political affiliation, or belief, or, for beneficiaries, applicants, and participants only on the basis of either citizenship status or participation.