Background Image: b to c

Request Info And Get Started!



A Life-Changing Opportunity

At CompTIA Tech Career Academy, our goal is to help you land—and succeed in—an IT job. We train students with little-to-no information technology experience and give you the technical and soft skills to launch your career.



  •  Live online IT Training
  •  Duration: 4 months
  •  Grants available to those who qualify
  •  Start a career in tech





We connect our graduates to 100+ employer partners nationwide to fill their IT help desk jobs.


You May Qualify for a Grant

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.

As a not-for-profit, our focus is not on making money—it’s on your success. And our tuition rates reflect that commitment. We believe tech careers should be accessible to anyone with a dream and passion to pursue them. Tuition for our IT-Ready Technical Support (Online) Program is $8500*, but qualifying students can receive partial or full tuition grants. Our grants are not loans; they do not need to be repaid by the student.

*Tuition is $8500 for each class. Online students must provide their own computer equipment and the required software, (estimated at $569.99 when purchased on their own, making the class cost $9069.99).

Grant Information

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.



CompTIA A+: The Industry Standard Certification to Start an IT Career


Prove to employers you can get the job done

CompTIA A+ is the industry standard for launching IT careers into today's digital world. Trusted by employers around the world, getting certified in A+ identifies you as a proven problem solver and the go-to person in technical support roles and today’s core technologies from security to cloud to data management and more.

Two female students




IT salaries are higher than the average U.S. wage


Median annual wage for a computer support specialist


Upward jobs forecast for computer support specialist from 2020 to 2030


Millions already have earned CompTIA certifications to advance their careers.




5 Reasons to Choose CompTIA Tech Career Academy


Our Motivation

As a non-profit, our bottom line isn’t money, it’s making you ready for the tech workforce. We only succeed if you succeed.


Been There, Done That

CompTIA is a leader in IT certifications, as stated by other trainers such as Global Knowledge, and millions have earned our certifications to advance their careers.


All the Skills

If you start an IT job with nothing but technical know-how, you’re more likely to fail, as noted by industry publications such as Tech Republic. So we also teach the other “soft skills” critical for success.


Right Teacher, Right Pace

Our instructors have both industry experience and certified teaching skills. Our live courses move at a pace designed for beginners.


Serious Career Support

Career guidance, resume building, interview prep, and connections to potential employers will help you transition from the classroom to the job.

Our Alumni Say It Best

Jennifer Burks

Career Switch from Beautician to IT Pro

After more than 15 years working in a salon, Jennifer Burks finished CompTIA Tech's IT-Ready Technical Support program and got CompTIA A+ certified. She said having an IT certification on her resume made a big difference when she was applying for jobs.

“They made us work-ready, set us up with job preparation skills, I got help updating my resume,” she said. “I really didn’t have any idea how to apply for technical jobs with nothing on my resume.”


From High School to an IT Career

With college out of reach financially and other jobs not paying enough to help support his family, new high school graduate Horacio Rodriguez Hernandez turned to CompTIA Tech Career Academy and our IT-Ready Technical Support (Online) Program to launch a well-paying tech career.

“In five years, I see myself as being the go-to guy for all things tech and hopefully be a mentor to others in IT. Without IT-Ready, I’d probably not be working in IT at all,” said Horatio.


Horacio Rodriguez Hernandez



Upcoming Classes Accepting Applications

CampusClass DatesApplications Open
2022 Winter Online MorningJanuary 24 - May 13, 2022Applications closed
2022 Winter Online Evening January 24 - May 13, 2022Applications closed
2022 Spring Online MorningMarch 21 - July 13, 2022 October 22 - January 20, 2022
2022 Spring Online Evening March 21 - July 12, 2022October 22 - January 20, 2022
2022 Summer Online Morning SessionJune 6 - September 29, 2022January 7 - April 7, 2022
2022 Summer Online Evening SessionJune 6 - September 29, 2022January 7 - April 7, 2022
2022 Fall Online Morning SessionAugust 8 - November 30, 2022March 11 - June 9, 2022
2022 Fall Online Evening SessionAugust 8 - November 30, 2022March 11 - June 9, 2022


Tuition is $8500 for each class. Online students must provide their own computer equipment and the required software, (estimated at $569.99 when purchased on their own, making the class cost $9069.99). For more details as to what computer equipment is required for online students, check out our Frequently Asked Questions.


Talk to One of Our Career Advisors

Still on the fence about a tech career and feel like you need more info? We know starting a new career can seem daunting. We're here to help. Use the form below, and we'll get in touch as soon as possible so that you can talk to one of our career advisors and get your questions answered.

Get in Touch

Do not include dashes, spaces or any non-numbers in your phone number

Ready to Apply?

If you’re ready to start your CompTIA Tech Career Academy journey, we’ll guide you through the application process.
Background Image: Apply