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Certification for Computer Technician/Networking..?

I know automatically this is something I want to go for. Theres a year long program at a nearby "trade school" that ends your year with an internship... What can I expect will be starting pay for this? What ALL can I expect to be able to learn and do from this? Theres also a nearby college that would let me transfer over and Get an AAS in Networking in another year.. How can this AAS degree compare the certificate...? I posted this yesterday but didn't get really anything helpful, so I thought I'd try again.. If anyone thinks I'd have better luck elsewhere, please let me know where... lol As for the school.. Again, its a trade school; Northwest Technical Institute. I would get my certification in under a year, then would have to complete a 160 hour internship. Then I could find a job. IF I wanted to further my education and turn that certificate into an associates degree, then this specific trade school has a partnership with the local community college.. I could, theoretically, transfer over, and in one more year have that associates.. I may wait to do that part... But yea... My specific questions are above... Thanks before hand! :D

Asked By: Ratty Rockstar - 12/7/2010
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CCNA? I think 30-50k depending on experience the AAS will boost that a bit depending on the hiring company... More
Answered By: GluedHands - 12/7/2010
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I would go to a Cisco or Microsoft technical school and work towards career certifications, MCSE, CCNP etc. if you really want an IT job. College and other "technical" schools are not really the best use of a students money. I took week long classes on specific topics to acquire Cisco and Microsoft certs and was able... More
Answered By: Boberelli - 12/7/2010
 
Well, i think no matter what kind of certificates you want to take, the certs will definitely provide you Benefits, such as you will have Personal satisfaction and self confidence, Skills and knowledge, Better future and salary hikes... More
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Answered By: Katherine Zhao - 12/7/2010
 
I've always said that certs can get you an interview, but only personality and experience can get you the job. I think certs are important for the resume, but not for the job, and I have a lot of certs, including a CCIE.
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Answered By: Adler - 4/3/2014
 
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