Recent technological advancements, record government spending and increased cyber security hiring to combat escalating threats are just some of the factors that have made Washington DC a leading hub for IT job growth. The Washington DC Metro Area – including Alexandria and Arlington Counties in VA, Jefferson County, WV and Montgomery and Frederick Counties in MD – boasts a range of accredited technical colleges and private computer schools to meet the growing demand for trained and certified technicians.
Computer networking and information security skills are in particularly high demand in the D.C. metropolitan area. Here are the top-reviewed training providers in the DC Metro area, and some of their most marketable network and security education programs.
Hot IT Programs in Washington D.C.
Since 1998, InfoSec Institute has delivered world-class networking and cyber security training to enterprises and individuals. Their subject matter experts use cutting-edge curricula and real-world scenarios to teach D.C. companies like USPS, George Washington University and the Department of Commerce.
- CompTIA A+ and Network+
- Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
- Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (CCNA Security)
- ISC2 Certified Information Systems Security Pro (CISSP)
- EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
- Computer Forensics Specialist
- Web App Penetration Testing
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DC Metro Campuses:
- Dulles, VA
- Baltimore, MD
- Washington, D.C.
- Live Online Training