IT Certifications Training

At Barry University, we are dedicated to technology training tailored to the corporate student and individuals by providing quality instruction, documentation and support. We offer a well-tested, comprehensive training method, which ensures that our clients effectively and efficiently meet their training objectives. We also offer a set schedule of classes for individuals.

Benefits of Choosing Barry University:

Microsoft IT Academy Program
  • Fully equipped lab environment – everything is hands on
  • Transcender practice exams included
  • High quality certification courses
  • Industry/vendor-approved instructional materials
  • Comprehensive coverage of certification exam objectives
  • Industry Certified Facility


CompTIA’s A+ certification courses are designed for those with very little experience in the IT industry! You do not have to know very much about computer hardware or operating systems to take this class. Aligned with the latest exam objectives, this course provides a working knowledge of hardware such as PC’s, monitors, printers, modems, and software, including the installation of Windows Other topics include motherboard/processors, memory conflicts, optimization, and operating system structures.


Cisco Certified Network Associate is for someone who wants to install and configure Cisco switches and routers in multi-protocol Internet works using LAN and WAN interfaces. Learn how to reduce downtime due to networking problems, address network security issues, and make sure their routed networks are online and functioning properly. As opposed to other vendors that use simulated lab environments, this course includes the use of a Cisco 2600 Router series for student use, and Cisco Switches for class use. Classes include: student course material and supplements, practice exams, virtual router simulator.
CCNP also available!


CompTIA’s Network+ certification validates knowledge and experience working with computers in a networking environment. This course covers installing and configuring the TCP/IP client: employing leading network protocols. This class covers two objectives: knowledge of networking technology and knowledge of networking practices. This course is best suited for those that have some experience in the computer industry or have taken the A+ class prior to the Network+ course


Security+ is a CompTIA certification for those aiming to attain or currently possessing job responsibilities that involve securing network services, network devices, and network traffic. This course is aligned to cover the latest exam objectives in preparation for the CompTIA Security+ examination. In this course, you'll build on your knowledge and professional experience with computer hardware, operating systems, and networks as you acquire the specific skills required to implement basic security services on any type of computer network.


Linux + is another CompTIA certification. This course provides preparation for the Linux+ certification exam. It covers the essentials of installing, configuring, maintaining, administering, and troubleshooting the Linux operating system. Additionally, it offers extensive pedagogical features, including review questions and case projects at the end of each chapter.

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) – Active Directory Configuration / Network Infrastructure Configuration

The Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) credential is the foundation of Windows Server 2008 certifications and a prerequisite for earning the MCITP on Windows Server 2008 certification. The MCTS: Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Configuration designation validates expertise of those that work or plan to work with work with Active Directory and Directory Services, Active Directory server roles, certificate management, and Group Policy. The MCTS: Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration designation validates expertise of those that work or plan to work with IP addressing and services, names resolution, file and print services, network access and remote access, and monitoring network services.

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP): Server Administrator

Microsoft has replaced the MCSE and MCSA designations with new Server 2008 MCITP certifications. The MCITP: Server Administrator credential validates your ability to handle day-to-day management of the server operating system, file structure, and directory services; handle software distribution and updates; monitor servers; provide tier-2 troubleshooting support; support engineering and change-management projects; build and configure servers; implement auditing policy; perform scheduled vulnerability-assessment scans; and monitor logs for firewalls and intrusion-detection systems.