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Funding available for IT credentials at NOVA-Manassas

The Manassas Campus of Northern Virginia Community College is offering several short-term certificate programs in information technology that may be eligible for funding depending on family income.

The courses start in September and end by December. Certificate programs include Java Programming and Database Administrator. Certification preparation courses are available in CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+, Systems Security Certified Practitioner, Certified Information Security Manager, Certified Information Systems Security Professional, and Certified Information Systems Auditor.

The courses are part of NOVA’s Credentials to Careers program which is funded by a grant from the Department of Labor. The program
provides training, counseling, internships and job placement assistance to help laid-off and low-income workers get into high-demand IT careers.

To learn more, including how to qualify for funding that covers tuition, books and supplies, contact Brittany Jefferson at bjefferson@nvcc.edu or 703-425-5737.

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Northern Virginia Community College is the largest institution of higher education in the Commonwealth of Virginia and one of America's largest community colleges. NOVA enrolls more than 75,000 students at its six campuses in Alexandria, Annandale, Loudoun, Manassas, Springfield and Woodbridge, and through the Extended Learning Institute. For more information about NOVA and its programs or services, call 703-323-3000 or visit the College's Web site, www.nvcc.edu.