Minnesota State Certificate I.T. Programs

These are academic programs of nine to 30 credits that are completed in a year or less by full-time students. Some programs provide specialized training for people who already have diplomas or degrees. Others are for those who want to quickly complete a program that leads to a specific job.

South Central College

Computer Careers



Saint Paul College

Visualization Technology

Computer Animation

Web Design


Network Administration

Java Programming

Web Based 2D Game Development

Web Development


Riverland Community College

Cisco Certified Network Associate

Computer Applications

Fundamentals of Network Security

Microsoft Systems Engineer

Web Developer Game Design

Web Page Design



Ridgewater College


Cyber Security Specialist (linux Administrator)

Windows Administrator



Pine Technical & Community College

Network Administration


Northland Community & Technical College

 Cisco Networking


North Hennepin Community College

 Internet Programming



Minnesota State Community & Technical College

Web Design



Minnesota State College Southeast

Network Administration & Technology – Microsoft

Software & Web Development


Minneapolis Community & Technical College


Visual Basic

Visual C#

Database Specialist

Open Source Developer

Cisco Network Administrator

Computer Security Specialist

Database Administrator

Linux Network Administration

Information Technology Fundamentals

Microsoft Network Administrator


Lake Superior College

Computer & Web Programming

Network Administration & Security

PC Support Technician

Cyber Security


Inver Hills Community College

Advanced Network Security

Advanced Network Technology

IP Telephony

IT Help Desk

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate


Century College

Cross-Platform Mobile Development

Internet Programming

Intrusion Detection & Incident Handling

Digital Forensics Analysis & Techniques

Reverse Engineering Malware Analysis & Techniques

Cybersecurity Analysis & Techniques

IT Security & Audit Control

Cloud Security Virtualization Forensics

Cloud Computing

Offensive Security

Identity Security & Access Management

Enterprise Technical Support Specialist

Advanced Enterprise Computing

Linux System Administrator

Information Security/Assurance

Networking Fundamentals

Storage Area Networking


Central Lakes College

Microsoft Office Professional



Anoka-Ramsey Community College

Computer Networking

Computer Programming


Anoka Technical College

Information Technology Support