Online Certificate

Fundamentals of IT

Fast track your career and earn your CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ Certification with Tiffin University. In this industry-standard credential course, you'll build the skills needed to troubleshoot common software, hardware or connectivity problems for a modern IT environment. Increase your earning potential and stand out in the field by pursuing this certification!

This Program Is a Great Fit For

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Working Adults

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Aspiring Technology Professionals

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Recent High School Graduates

About the Fundamentals of IT Certificate

Course length

3 weeks

Weekly time commitment

15-20 hours per week



*You can pay as little as $238 per month. For full payment options and different financing plans, including interest rates from external lenders, please talk to our enrollment team.

The CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ Certification course will expose you to the technologies and skills you need to support hardware and software needs in a professional setting. Stay up to date with the latest IT concepts and practices and ensure you have a solid foundation to excel in the IT industry. You’ll learn essential competencies such as troubleshooting, risk management, compliance, software integration and more.

At the conclusion of this course, you’ll be ready to take the CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ FC0-U61 exam to earn your national certification. Once certified, you’ll be qualified for entry-level roles such as technical support specialist, IT support technician and field service technician. You’ll also have the opportunity to keep learning and pursue stackable certificates in IT. This further learning will help you become qualified for even more IT job opportunities.

Regional Data (Ohio)

The median annual salary for computer support specialists in the U.S. is $59,660. With a few years of experience and additional learning, you can easily grow your salary and career beyond this, too!

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics


Career Paths 


Field Service Technician


IT Support Technician


Technical Support Specialist

Is This Certificate Right For Me? 

  • Circle icon Does the realm of technology and computers spark your curiosity?
  • Circle icon Are you intrigued by the idea of acquiring skills to assist with computer systems and troubleshoot issues for users?
  • Circle icon Do you have a knack for resolving problems and enjoy coming up with practical solutions to ensure digital systems run smoothly?
  • Circle icon Are you in search of a program that provides a recognized certification, validating your skills and enhancing your professional profile in computer support?
  • Circle icon Are you open to exploring basic security concepts to better understand how to maintain the safety of digital information?
  • Circle icon Do you require a flexible learning approach that accommodates your current schedule while you learn about computer support?