Technology Industry

Advance Your Tech Skills

Our School of Technology offers the respected, relevant degree options professionals need to enhance their careers and advance their skills. Our programs align to and help prepare you for industry-relevant certifications from leading institutions.

Taught through virtual labs and simulations with real-world projects, our innovative online coursework provides you with essential hands-on learning in a variety of career-focused programs.

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Certificates (Pre-Associate's Level)

  • Network Support

    In as few as six months for full-time students, 1 you can gain the skills to take in-demand industry certification exams. No previous college required, and you can transfer these Certificate credits directly into our Network Systems Administration Associate's degree.

    Certification Exam Preparation: CompTIA® A+ (Part 1), CompTIA A+ (Part 2), CompTIA Network+, Microsoft® Windows® 10 MD-100 and Cisco® CCNA 2 3 4 

  • IT Support

    In as few as six months for full-time students, 5 you can develop entry-level skills in Microsoft tools, technical support and customer service. No previous college required, and you can transfer these Certificate credits directly into our IT Associate's degree program.

    Certification Exam Preparation: CompTIA A+ (Part 1), CompTIA A+ (Part 2), CompTIA Network +, Microsoft Windows 10 MD-100

Associate's Degrees

  • Information Technology

    Learn the fundamentals of IT including troubleshooting hardware and software, networking and configuration. In addition, learn communication skills that will prepare you to become a valuable IT team member.

    Certification Exam Preparation: CompTIA A+ (Part 1), CompTIA A+ (Part 2), CompTIA Security+, CompTIA Network +, Microsoft Windows 10 MD-100

  • Network Systems Administration

    Learn the fundamentals of networking and systems administration, including setup, design and troubleshooting of networked hardware and software for large-scale, enterprise-level networks.

    Certification Exam Preparation: Cisco CCNA, CompTIA A+ (parts 1 and 2), CompTIA Linux+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+, Microsoft Windows 10 MD-100

  • Software Application Development

    Gain skills in requirements analysis, software design, development and testing, and database programming. Learn multiple languages, databases and software development tools, such as C++, C#, HTML5, Java® and SQL®—an excellent foundation for any programming or software development career. 6 7 Plus, the program now includes the option of a Data Analytics specialization.

    Certification Exam Preparation: C++ Certified Associate Programmer (CPA), Oracle® Database Foundations and PCEP Certified Entry-Level Python® Programmer (Data Analytics specialization only) 8

Certificates (Pre-Bachelor's Level)

  • IT Project Management

    Quickly gain an edge in the marketplace with this online program. In as few as six months for full-time students, you can earn your IT Project Management Certificate. 5 Plus, the credits for this Certificate transfer directly into our IT Management Bachelor's degree.

    Certification Exam Preparation: CAPM® (PMI Certified Associate in Project Management) 9

Bachelor's Degrees

  • Computer Science

    Learn to design, modify, develop and deploy software applications that leverage cloud computing and mobile technology. Coursework prepares students with software engineering fundamentals like application architecture, development languages and methodologies.

    Certification Exam Preparation: Developing Microsoft Azure and Web Services

  • Cyber Security

    Gain the technical skills needed to keep valuable data as secure as possible. Topics include threat assessment, risk management strategies, cryptography and understanding the tools and tactics used by hackers and other bad actors.

    Certification Exam Preparation: Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP®), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) 10 11

  • Data Analytics

    Learn to extract, “clean” and manipulate information in large data sets, analyze data for trends and insights, and create visually compelling representations of data. Study programming languages like SQL and Python, and master platforms like Tableau® and Microsoft Azure. 12

    Certification Exam Preparation: SAS® Certified Base Programmer for SAS 9 credential, Tableau Desktop 10 Qualified Associate 13

  • Information Technology Management

    Build upon a foundation of IT support skills with coursework that prepares for management-level decision-making. Focus areas include project management, analysis and design of IT systems, risk management and operational best practices. A final capstone course project showcases your advanced technical knowledge and capabilities, business acumen and leadership skills.

    Certification Exam Preparation: CAPM®, ITIL®, Six Sigma® White Belt 9 14 15

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Knowledge Credit®

You can save time and money with Knowledge Credit in three ways:

  1. Transfer credits
  2. Military training or professional certifications that align with your program
  3. Self-directed assessments, which let you prove you don't need to take a particular course.

"I chose Rasmussen because of the flexibility it allowed me. You have to want to get it done. If you make the decision, everything else will work out."

Shawn S.
School of Technology graduate

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