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Microsoft Academy

​Find your future in the technology industry

The Microsoft IT Academy Program is a complete global training solution to support academic institutions preparing students for technology careers. The program includes a coordinated curriculum, courseware, and online collaboration tools that aid instructors and help students achieve certification in Microsoft technologies.

Academic institutions, employers, communities, and students can all benefit from this program and share in the instant recognition and credibility represented by the Microsoft brand. Times and tactics change, technology evolves, but our job remains the same – to stay ahead of the game so we can teach what you need to learn.

Earn valuable certificates, credits, and credentials

Looking for a fast, effective way to enter the work force, change careers or update your technical skills? Technical certifications are the hottest credentials in today's high-tech job market because they guarantee that what you know is what business needs.

North Lake College is a certified Microsoft IT Academy

Microsoft courses are offered as both credit and continuing education classes. All students will pay regular tuition rates.

Courses at North Lake College

Courses offered to develop network administration skills include:
  • Fundamentals of Networking Technology
  • Windows 8
  • Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012
  • Administering Windows Server 2012
  • Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services
These courses are offered in a fast-track 8-week format and support Microsoft's MCSA* and MCSE* certifications.
This curriculum is designed to help prepare you to take the appropriate Microsoft Certified Professional exams. North Lake uses experienced professionals to teach all of the certification courses. Professionals who not only instruct, but also are actively involved in their technical careers.
*Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate
**Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert​

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